John Douglas Bryant Biography

John Douglas Bryant

John Bryant was born in South London and started his first band, The Shifters, before he left school. He was signed to Polydor as a solo recording artist and was the first non-US finalist in the American Song Festival. He left the music industry after the advent of punk and ran a design and advertising consultancy before becoming the founding editor of Satellite Times, the UK's first satellite TV listings magazine. He is an award-winning designer, continues to compose, and has written screenplays and co-written a series of ten books for children. 

How I Found the Agency

I found Andrew via an agent with whom my partner and I had optioned a book for film. She recommended I write to Andrew. Having looked through the list of successful and accomplished authors on Andrew’s website, I thought she might have been teasing me. However, having always been of the opinion that if you don’t ask, you don’t get, I sent the manuscript to Andrew. I was genuinely shocked when he said he liked it and agreed to represent it.

Author's Books