Welcome to Curtis Brown

We are Australia’s oldest and largest literary agency representing a diverse range of Australian and New Zealand writers.

Curtis Brown is keen to source works by young and promising writers whilst also looking after many established clients and significant estates.

On our website you will find information about our agency, how to submit material to us, and the clients and Estates we represent.

Our Sydney office is open 9am-5pm Monday to Friday.

SUBMISSIONS: Our Submissions Department is currently OPEN. Please check our submission guidelines for further information.

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Kate Forsyth’s “Bitter Greens” has won the ALA prize for best Historical Fiction

The American Library Association has selected Kate Forsyth’s “Bitter Greens” (St. Martin’s Press) as the Historical Fiction winner in its 2015 Reading List. Congratulations, Kate, and happy reading, America!

Phillippa’s Home Baking wins in Gourmand World Cookbook Awards!

We’re very pleased to announce that Phillippa’s Home Baking by Phillippa Grogan & Richard Cornish has won the Australian division for Best Pastry Book in the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards. It will compete in this category for the Best in the World in June. Congratulations and good luck, Phillippa, Richard, and Lantern Books!

Amy Andrews wins the AusRom 2014 Reader’s Choice Awards

Fantastic news for Amy Andrews who has won the Best Established Author category in the AusRom 2014 Reader’s Choice Awards.

Jaclyn Moriarty wins in the Queensland Literary Awards 2014

Congratulations to Jaclyn Moriarty who has won the Young Adult category in the Queensland Literary Awards 2014 for her book The Cracks in the Kingdom (Pan Macmillan, 2014) from her Colours of Madeleine series.