Founded in 1875, A P Watt is the longest-established literary agency in the world. It is also one of the most dynamic and successful.
The literary estates this agency represents include those of some of the foremost British and Irish writers of the 20th Century. Its current authors include leading novelists, biographers, historians, and specialist writers pre-eminent in their field. The agency also represents some outstanding children’s authors and illustrators, and, in its film and television department, a select number of screenwriters and directors.
A P Watt's clients include a Nobel Prize winner, four Booker Prize winners, two Orange Prize winners, several Whitbread Prize winners, and the first Children’s Laureate. Its writers have achieved some outstanding No 1 bestsellers, several long-running television series, and three of Hollywood’s top box office successes.
For full information about A P Watt’s authors, agents, new books and projects please contact us:
AP Watt Ltd
20 John Street
Telephone: 020 7405 6774
Fax: 020 7831 2154
If you want to contact one of the agents at AP Watt with a view to representation, please do so by letter. We do not accept unsolicited manuscripts.
Please note, all media-related enquiries should be addressed to Christine Glover or Matt Wilkinson