Kahn and Woods launch new literary agency

A new literary agency has been launched by Bryony Woods and Ella Diamond Kahn,  formerly of the Caroline Sheldon Literary Agency and Andrew Nurnberg Associates respectively.

Diamond Kahn & Woods will cover children's, YA and crossover fiction, as well as accessible literary and commercial fiction and non-fiction for adults.

Kahn has been working with Andrew Nurnberg Associates since 2009, and was chair of the Society of Young Publishers in 2011. Woods joined the Caroline Sheldon Agency in 2010, having previously worked as a bookseller and in the library sector. Both hold an MA Publishing from University College London.

It will be based in Highgate, North London, and online at www.dkwlitagency.co.uk, and launches with "an exciting and select list of debut authors".