Literary Agencies in Scotland

For an up to date list of Scottish Publishers please visit the Publishing Scotland website

Jenny Brown Associates
33 Argyle Place
Edinburgh
EH9 1JT
Telephone: 0131 229 5334 
Email:  info@jennybrownassociates.com
Website: www.jennybrownassociates.com

Note on submissions: Happy to read new work from potential clients, but please note that some agents only open their lists at certain times of the year. The firm don’t represent poetry, light romance, self-help or academic work. 

David Fletcher Associates
58 John Street
Penicuik 
EH26 8NE
Telephone: 01968 673409
Summary: Phone in first instance.
Specialises in language, literature, 
military, natural and social history, 
photography, reference, sport and travel.

Fraser Ross Associates
6 Wellington Place
Edinburgh
EH6 7EQ

Lindsey Fraser

T: 0131 553 2759

E:lindsey.fraser@tiscali.co.uk

Kathryn Ross

T: 0131 657 4412

E: kjross@tiscali.co.uk

Website: www.fraserross.co.uk

Note on submissions: Full details are available on the Fraser Ross website. 

Judy Moir Agency 
4 Keith Terrace
Edinburgh
EH4 3NJ
Tel: 
0131 539 2047
Email:
 judy_moir@blueyonder.co.uk
Note on Submissions: Fiction and non-fiction welcome. No plays, scripts or children's books. Please send preliminary letter by email or post
Alexandra Nye, Writers & Agents
Craigower
6 Kinnoull Avenue
Dunblane
Perthshire
PK15 9JB
Telephone: 01786 825114
Note on submissions: Literary fiction, Scottish history, biographies welcome; no poetry or plays (home 10%, overseas 20%, translation 15%). No phone calls please. Preliminary letter with synopsis preferred; SAE essential for return. Reading fee for supply of detailed report on MSS.

Duncan McAra
28 Beresford Gardens
Edinburgh
EH5 3ES
Telephone: 0131 552 1558 

Email: duncanmacara@mac.com

Note on submissions:  Literary fiction and non-fiction, including art, architecture, archaeology, biography, history, military and Scottish interest. Commission: home 15%, US & translation & film/tv 20%. Preliminary email enquiry or letter/synopsis with sae essential. Member of the Association of Scottish Literary Agents. Founded 1988.

McKernan Literary Agency
Studio 50
Out of the Blue Drill Hall
36 Dalmeny Street
Edinburgh 
EH6 8RG


Telephone: 0131 332 9782
Email: info@mckernanagency.co.uk
Website: www.mckernanagency.co.uk 
Note on submissions:
 Handles fiction - literary, commercial, children’s (not picture books), and general non-fiction. Send outline and 2 to 3 sample chapters. Works in association with Capel & Land, 29 Wardour Street, London W1D 6PS. 

McLean and Slora Literary Agents
20A Eildon Street
Edinburgh 
EH3 5JU
Telephone: 0131 556 3368 

Makepeace Towle Literary Agency

Fifth Floor, 

Trongate 103, 

Glasgow,

G1 5HD
 
Telephone: +44 (0) 141 404 6423
 

John Beaton Writers' Agent

Email: john@beaton.org.uk

   

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