Staff at Conville & Walsh
Clare Conville previously worked as an editor at several large UK publishing houses, before co-founding Conville & Walsh in 2000. She represents literary and commercial writers of fiction and non-fiction, specializing in literary and children's fiction.
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Patrick Walsh left the Christopher Little Agency to co-found Conville & Walsh in 2000. He represents literary and commercial writers of fiction and non-fiction.
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Jake Smith-Bosanquet joined Conville & Walsh in 2005 after working briefly at Random House. Jake is our Managing Director.
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Susan Armstrong joined Conville & Walsh in 2005 after working at Macmillan. As an agent, she is particularly interested in debut literary fiction, upmarket commercial fiction and accessible fantasy and science fiction.
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Carrie is building her list as an agent after 15 years in US publishing. She likes the store Liberty, taxidermy, Beckett and skulls.
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Sophie Lambert joined as an agent at Conville & Walsh in 2013, having previously been a director at Tibor Jones.
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Alex joined Conville & Walsh at the start of 2009. He is building his list as an agent
, and also runs our speakers' agency, Hire Intelligence
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Alexandra McNicoll is senior rights manager, working closely with Jake and Henna, and handling direct translation rights in Brazil, Greece, France, the Netherlands and Poland.
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Henna works as foreign rights executive with Jake and Alexandra. For general enquiries regarding foreign rights, please .
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Alexander joined in 2011 as Clare's assistant, having previously worked in the Middle East for an educational publisher.
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Carrie joined us in 2011 and works as Patrick's assistant, having previously worked in the Rights Department at Penguin.
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Dorcas works as finance manager, processing royalty statements and administering the company finances.
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David has worked as a reader and talent scout at Conville and Walsh since 2006. When he's not reading submissions, he might pick up a book by William Golding, Philip Roth, John Irving or John Updike.
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Kinga joined us in 2013 as our administrative assistant. She is the first port of call for foreign rights queries, and assists Dorcas in the finance department.
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We are represented by subagents in some specialist territories - see our Foreign Rights page for more details. We also look after the dramatic rights in our authors' work, liaising closely with a select number of film and television agents.