Our Authors

Our Authors

Here are some of our talented authors:

Min Day
Expression of Grief

Mark Stibbe
A Book in Time

Sebastian Siegel
The Consciousness Revolution – Meditations for a New World

Non Fiction
Part philosophy and part psychology, beautifully crafted upon a foundation of spiritual truths. Utterly mesmeric and profoundly moving at the same time.
Sebastian is based in Los Angeles and works in film as a director, producer and screenwriter.
Further information: Sebastian Siegel

Marisa Noelle
The Unadjusteds
YA fiction
With the pace of the Divergent series and the superhuman powers of Heroes, the Unadjusteds pushes the human race beyond its evolutionary boundaries – with dire consequences.
Publication 2019

Sarah Harris
The Definition of Us
YA fiction
Four teenagers with different mental health problems embark on a road trip in search of their missing therapist. Unexpected humour, twists and turns ensue.

Published July 2018

Emily Nagle
Look How Big the Sky Is
YA fiction
20-year-old author Emily conveys the warmth of John Greene with a sprinkling of DBC Pierre’s darkness in this tale of friendship and self-discovery.
All rights available

Andrew Murray
Ghost Rescue – 8 book series

Zoe Marriott
The Swan Kingdom
Daughter of the Flames
Shadow on the Moon

J Y Bee
Where’s Elgar’s Breakfast?
Taffy’s Secret Weapon!



Submit Manuscripts Online

Submit Manuscripts Online

The Standen Literary Agency is currently accepting submissions.

We want to discover new voices in all genres of fiction.

With regard to non-fiction, we are also interested in cookery, lifestyle, and spirituality. Please get in touch via email if you have questions about non-fiction submissions.

Please note we do not represent picture books.

Due to the huge volume of submissions we receive and the incredible calibre of writing coming through, we are unable to reply to every writer who sends their work in. If you do not hear from us within six weeks after sending your submission, sadly, we will not be offering representation on this occasion.

Please read the guidelines below and then send your submissions to submissions@standenliteraryagency.com.

In your submission, please include:

Only the first three chapters of your manuscript

A one-page synopsis of your work

Please format your documents in double line spacing. This is really important as it makes it easier to read your work!

If we wish to read more material and/or feel we can offer representation, we will contact you.