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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Kristina Olsson wins Kibble Literary Award 2014

Kristina Olsson has won the Kibble Literary Award 2014  for her memoir  Boy, Lost: a family memoir (UQP). Congratulations Kristina!


The 13-Storey Treehouse nominated for the Flemish and Dutch Children’s Jury Prize

The 13 Storey-Treehouse written by Andy Griffiths and illustrated by Terry Denton, much loved by children around the world, has been nominated for the Flemish and Dutch Children's Jury Prize.  Congratulations Andy and Terry!

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The Failurist: Markus Zusak at TEDxSydney 2014

Markus Zusak's TEDxSydney talk 'The Failurist'  is now available to watch online. Markus gives a very interesting talk about dealing with the failures and successes of being a writer.