Jessica joined David Higham Associates in 2016 having previously worked at The Marsh Agency for ten years and as a Director at Toby Eady Associates also for ten years.
She represents a range of international literary fiction and narrative and issue driven non-fiction. South Asia, Africa, Japan and the Middle East are areas of particular interest. She’s long worked with memoir and on books that explore science, natural history, land and the environment, the way these subjects make us think and feel, as well as books on cultural and current affairs She represents many prize winning authors including Rob Cowen, Stanley Donwood, Charles Foster, Jay Griffiths, Paul Kingsnorth, Emma Jane Kirby, Robert Macfarlane, Ben Myers and Fred Pearce.
Jessica is on the look-out for subjects that will grow in significance over the next decade, be they scientific possibilities or the environmental landscape of the future.