The Andrew Lownie Literary Agency Ltd, founded in 1988, is one of the UK's leading boutique literary agencies with some two hundred non-fiction and fiction authors and is actively building its fiction list through new agent David Haviland.

It prides itself on its personal attention to its clients and specialises both in launching new writers and taking established writers to a new level of recognition.

According to Publishers Marketplace, Andrew Lownie has been the top selling agent in the world for each of the last four years. He has also been shortlisted for ‘Agent of the Year’ at the British Bookseller Awards for the last three years running.

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King of Hearts

King of Hearts: Edward VII and the Women in his Life

Catharine Arnold
Gossipy, anecdotal and peopled with unforgettable characters, King of Hearts sees ...
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