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

Established in 1935, we represent an outstanding range of writers of commercial and literary fiction and non-fiction, 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.

 

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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Tickets now available for theatre adaptation of Alice Sebold’s best-selling novel ‘The Lovely Bones’

Alice Sebold’s best-selling novel is being bought to stage for the first time. This world-premiere is a Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Royal & Derngate, Northampton and […]

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