VIDEO: Jonny Geller on what makes a bestseller

VIDEO: Jonny Geller on what makes a bestseller

Literary agents are looking for stories that take the reader "from somewhere familiar on a bridge to somewhere new", literary agent Jonny Geller has said.

Geller, joint c.e.o. of Curtis Brown, gave a talk at TEDxOxford titled 'what makes a bestseller?', looking at what lies behind some of the most successful books of recent years and the power of the reader.

Watch the speech in full below.