“You need a certain amount of nerve to be a writer.” 

Margaret Atwood



The Shaw Agency constantly invests in and maintains associations with publishers, co-agents and producers across the world to best serve its clients.

The English language world market, including the UK, USA, Canada, Australia, NZ and elsewhere across the Commonwealth, is handled by Kate Shaw.

For translation rights Kate works with Intercontinental Literary Agency (ILA) who specialise in handling rights in all other languages throughout the world.

For film & TV adaptations and related media rights Kate works with specialists at The Artists Partnership, Knight Hall Agency and Valerie Hoskins Associates.