Welcome to David Higham Associates, one of the world’s leading literary agencies.

Established in 1935, we represent an outstanding range of writers across all genres, in all media and languages, and are the leading agency for children’s authors and illustrators.

Our Film, TV & Theatre department looks after talented writers originating and scripting material for stage, screen and new media, as well as selling screen and stage rights to the books we handle.

The agency’s longevity and track record speak for themselves. Please browse the pages of our website to find out more about what we do and the brilliant writers we work with.

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Harry Pearson wins MCC award for second time

We doff our cap to Harry Pearson, who last night in the splendid surroundings of the Long Room at Lord’s won the Cricket Society / […]

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Film adaptation of Naomi Alderman’s Disobedience opens this week in US

Based on the debut novel by DHA client Naomi Alderman, Disobedience opens this week across the United States. Set in North London, the film stars […]

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