Adam Gauntlett Taking Submissions

Adam Gauntlett

Literary Agent

Adam Gauntlett is an Agent in the Books Division. He joined the company in 2010, after completing his Masters in English Literature at King’s College, London.

The Bookseller named Adam 2017’s Shooting Star.

What I'm looking for...

Upmarket-commercial fiction, series crime and thrillers, historical fiction, high-concept fiction, middle grade, narrative non-fiction, true crime, memoir, popular science/psychology and serious history.

Genres aside, Adam is drawn to strong female leads, original voices, quirky and endearing narrators, and well-executed plot twists.

Adam Gauntlett @albioneye

If you would like to win a book bundle for all of your festive gifting needs simply follow us and retweet! Winner selected at random on 29.11.22. T&Cs apply.

Very excited to see The House of Dudley on The Telegraph's list of the best books of 2022! 🏵

In very honoured company indeed. https://www.telegraph.co.uk/books/what-to-read/best-history-books-2022/

SO ridiculously excited to be publishing @albioneye's incredible marriage thriller, The Wedding Guest at Raven Books!
It was such a joy to read something *so* brilliantly addictive that I just could not wait to share with everyone else.

Annie and Mark: whose side are you on? https://twitter.com/thebookseller/status/1577580862471806977

.@BloomsburyRaven has pre-empted The Wedding Guest, the "'razor-sharp" début thriller by PFD literary agent Adam Gauntlett (@albioneye)

Read here: https://buff.ly/3RKTAms

🐝 (🔴y) 4️⃣ 🔝 🤐 🧩 🎬, & 🐝 🅰️ ⭐️ 🕵️‍♀️

Can you crack the code? 👀

Tova Friedman survived a labour camp and the gas chamber at Auschwitz. Now, with the help of her teenage grandson, she is using social media to educate a new generation https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/the-survivor-explaining-the-holocaust-on-tiktok-9xh0x87l7?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1661586128

A new book from @djy_writer is always a joy - and I can assure you that #DeathInBlitzCity is one of his very best crime thrillers. WW2, Hull-set crime from one of Britain's finest historical fiction writers. Go pick it up today - you won't be disappointed. http://amazon.co.uk/Death-Blitz-City-David-Young-ebook/dp/B099KSJT1C/ref=sr_1_1?crid=3TGFSGEGZFK0I&keywords=death+in+blitz+city&qid=1657190625&s=books&sprefix=death+in+blitz%2Cstripbooks%2C81&sr=1-1

🚨🚨After our post earlier about Poppy Hampson, we are excited to announce that we are looking for a new Editorial Director!🚨🚨 #publishing #career #job #editorial #editorialdirector @PRHCareersUK

First daschund to reach number one? The BIGGEST congratulations @RevRichardColes, genius editor @MrFeditor, publicist extraordinaire @gigicroft and the dreamiest team @wnbooks #MurderBeforeEvensong

Oh dear, 24 minutes of me "reacting" to Tudor TV and film. I only sort of remember the recording and I just know I said LOTS OF THINGS with LOTS OF GUSTO. Do enjoy.

https://youtu.be/hvspZZWyTzg

We are delighted to announce the #WolfsonHistoryPrize 2022 shortlist, recognising the best historical non-fiction writing from the past year.

Congratulations to all the nominees!

https://bit.ly/3L5WEa1

So nice to start #LBF22 week with some lovely news! Dead and Scone by @sukpannu will be publishing in Autumn 2023! @Killerreads @HarperFiction @albioneye @thebookseller https://www.thebookseller.com/rights/rights/harperfiction-pre-empts-culinary-cosy-crime-series-by-pannu?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=LBF%202022

My review of the immensely entertaining House of Dudley is in today’s @ST_Culture @TheTimesBooks
https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/house-of-dudley-joanne-paul-review-tudor-politics-kwvpvsnfj

Power ⚡. Control 🎮. Understanding 🧠. Love ❤️.

Coming this August, #WhatWeWant by leading psychotherapist Charlotte Fox Weber will answer the question: what do we really want?

Find out soon. Pre-order now: https://geni.us/whatwewant

Officially out next month! 🎉 🏵#thehouseofdudley https://twitter.com/janegreyinfo/status/1488422450916384769

Announcing the title and cover for my new book on the Dudley family: The House of Dudley, published by @MichaelJBooks and out 31 March.

Available for pre-order now! 🎉

#thehouseofdudley https://twitter.com/MichaelJBooks/status/1485977000636526600

🎢 Happy publication day to @lthompsonwrites & The Rollercoaster Boy, the Sunday Times Children’s Book of the Week and a gloriously twisty mystery with a huge heart. I love this book - thanks for your brilliance, Lisa! Incredible cover by @gemmacorrell 🎢

Do you want your kids to read more in 2022? Each week we’ll be adding @NicoletteJones’ favourite picks here, separated by age. This week she recommends The Rollercoaster Boy by Lisa Thompson (@lthompsonwrites) and Viking Boy by Tony Bradman (@tbradman) https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/best-childrens-books-2022-vv0mmvrfs

Have you ever wanted to write a novel for children? My course launches next week with @Domestika ! You can work at your own pace AND I'll be available to chat with you on the student forum! The course is also subtitled in 7 languages. Click here
https://www.domestika.org/en/courses/2733-children-s-novel-writing-for-beginners/lisathompsonauthor

We’re at @CPIGroup_ today with @lthompsonwrites, signing copies of The Rollercoaster Boy!