Splinter the Silence Verdict, The No Other Darkness Hester and Harriet Hour of Darkness
Shut Eye, The Mistake I Made, The Watch the Lady Cellar, The Dangerous
Desperate Measures New Woman UK / The Secret Life of Luke Livingstone ANZ, The Wolf Forensics: The Anatomy of Crime Informant, The
Garden of Evening Mists, The A Trick of the Mind Captain Pugwash and the Mutiny Mourner, The Wrong Girl, The
Cover Your Eyes The Facts of Life and Death Keep Your Friends Close Lawless Night Hunter, The
Northanger Abbey Sisters of Treason Skeleton Road , The Someone Else's Skin Truth or Dare
Cross and Burn Darkening Hour, The Deadly Virtues Doll's House, The Just What Kind of Mother Are You?
Poppet Queen's Gambit Rubbernecker Riot, The Ruthless
Son in Law, The Rubbernecker

Introduction

Welcome to the Gregory & Company website. Gregory & Company Authors’ Agents is a dynamic literary agency that handles fiction.  We are particularly known for representing some of the most successful authors of outstanding crime novels and thrillers, though we have expanded our list to include the best of commercial, upmarket and historical fiction.

We hope you find this site informative and helpful. If you have any comments or queries regarding it, please contact sara@gregoryandcompany.co.uk

Latest News

Val McDermid's Splinter the Silence longlisted for the McIlvanney Prize for Scottish Crime Book of the Year!
Val McDermid's Splinter the Silence longlisted for the McIlvanney Prize for Scottish Crime Book of the Year!
We're delighted to announce that Val McDermid's Splinter the Silence has been longlisted for the newly renamed McIlvanney Prize for Scottish Crime Book of the Year. The winner will be announced at the drinks reception on the opening night of Bloody Scotland 2016 (Friday 9th September). There will also be a Waterstone's promotion of the longlisted titles across their 26 Scottish stores. Congratulations, Val! more...
Val McDermid and Sarah Hilary shortlisted for the Dead Good Reader Award
We're delighted to announce that our authors Sarah Hilary and Val McDermid have been shortlisted for the Dead Good Reader Awards 2016. Tastes Like Fear by Sarah Hilary has been shortlisted for the Dead Good Recommends Award for Most Recommended Book and her series Marnie Rome has been shortlisted for the Tess Gerristen award for best series. Val McDermid's Splinter the Silence has been shortlisted for the Papercut Award for Best Pageturner. Voting is open to the public here: http://www.deadgoodbooks.co.uk/the-dead-good-reader-awards-2016-shortlists/ We wish them the best of luck! more...
Val McDermid to publish 30th book, Out of Bounds in August 2016
Val McDermid to publish 30th book, Out of Bounds in August 2016
Val McDermid's 30th novel, Out of Bounds will be published by Little, Brown in August 2016. http://www.thebookseller.com/news/val-mcdermid-release-30th-novel-333461 more...
Sarah Hilary's Someone Else's Skin a bestseller in Poland!
Sarah Hilary's Someone Else's Skin a bestseller in Poland!
We're delighted to see that Sarah Hilary's Someone Else's Skin, the first novel in the D.I. Marnie Rome series is a bestseller in Empik in Poland, seen here next to Paula Hawkin's Girl on a Train. more...
Val McDermid's Forensics shortlisted for the Macavity Awards 2016
Val McDermid's Forensics shortlisted for the Macavity Awards 2016
We're delighted to announce that Val McDermid's Forensics has been shortlisted for the 2016 Macavity Awards in the category of Best Critical/ Biographical. The The Macavity Awards are nominated by and voted on members of Mystery Readers International, subscribers to Mystery Readers Journal and friends of MRI. The winners will be announced at opening ceremonies at Bouchercon in New Orleans in September. more...
'Queen of Crime' Val McDermid awarded Theakston's 'Oustanding Contribution Award'.
'Queen of Crime' Val McDermid awarded Theakston's 'Oustanding Contribution Award'.
Val McDermid is to be honoured with the Theakston's 'Oustanding Contribution award at this year's Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival in Harrogate. Executive director of T&R Theakstons Ltd and Judge, Simon Theakston, said: 'We're particularly delighted to be honouring Val McDermid this year. On a personal note, Val had the vision to create this festival with Harrogate International Festivals back in 2003. Thanks to her far-reaching passion and generosity for crime fiction - for writers and readers alike - it has become the biggest celebration of the genre in the world. As a writer, she is rightfully known as the Queen of Crime. Val is very deserving of this accolade in the pantheon of legendary crime authors.' more...
J.F.Penn interviews Val McDermid about The Skeleton Road
J.F.Penn interviews Val McDermid about The Skeleton Road
Thriller author J.F.Penn has interviewed Val McDermid about The Skeleton Road. Read the interview and listen here: http://jfpenn.com/val-mcdermid. more...
Tan Twan Eng's THE GARDEN OF EVENING MISTS in Book Riot's Around the World in 80 Books
Tan Twan Eng's THE GARDEN OF EVENING MISTS in Book Riot's Around the World in 80 Books
We're delighted to see our author Twan Tan Eng's book The Garden of Evening Mists included in this great list from Book Riot. http://bookriot.com/2016/04/28/around-world-80-books-global-reading-list/ more...
Val McDermid and Martyn Waites to appear in BBC2's Eggheads on Thursday 26th May at 6PM!
We're delighted to announce that our authors Val McDermid & Martyn Waites will be appearing in BBC2's Eggheads alongside Mark Billingham, Christopher Brookmyre and Doug Johnstone on Thursday 26th May at 6PM. Tune in! more...
Jessie Keane, Aga Lesiewicz, Laura Wilson, Michelle Davies and Sarah Hilary at Crimefest 19-22nd May in Bristol
We're looking forward to a number of our authors taking part in the international crime fiction writing convention, CrimeFest in Bristol next week. Jessie Keane, Aga Lesiewicz, Laura Wilson, Michelle Davies and Sarah Hilary will all be appearing over the four days. For more information please visit: http://www.crimefest.com/programme-cf/ more...