Andrew Nurnberg Associates’ international offices are a unique, global network providing local expertise and in depth knowledge for these key markets
Agents: Tatjana Zoldnere, Kristine Shatrovska
Azerbaijan | Belarus | Eastern Armenian | Estonia | Georgia | Kazakhstan | Kyrgyzstan | Latvia | Lithuania | Tadjikistan | Turkmenistan | Ukraine | Uzbekistan
Our Director, Tatjana Zoldnere, joined Andrew Nurnberg Associates Baltic in 1998. Formerly a journalist and literary translator, her first passion was French and German literature and culture.
We licence translation rights across the Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania and into the rapidly expanding markets of Ukraine, Georgia and Belarus. In 2018 we began actively selling Azerbaijani, Eastern Armenian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Turkmen, Tadjik and Uzbek rights across the ex-Soviet countries of Eastern Europe and Central Asia.
We present new titles to publishers in our beautiful offices in central Riga and regularly travel to regional and international bookfairs, keeping in close contact with our wonderful clients.
We recently sold Ukrainian rights to KUCHARZE DYKTATOROW by Witold Szablowsky, Latvian and Ukrainian rights to WARLIGHT by Michael Ondaatje on behalf of Trident Media Group, Armenian rights to MR FIVE PERCENT by Jonathan Conlin on behalf of Profile Books, and Kyrgyz rights to PROFILES IN COURAGE by John F. Kennedy on behalf of HarperCollins USA.
Andrew Nurnberg Associates Baltic
PO Box 77
Riga LV 1011
Email:Tatjana Zoldnere firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel:+371 6 7506 495
Agents: Jackie Huang, Susan Xia, Alisa Yang
Republic of China
Jackie Huang spent the first nine years of her career editing foreign translated fiction and non-fiction, then ran foreign rights within the Beijing Publishing House Group. She was subsequently deputy Director of the International Exhibition Department at China’s National Publishing Industry Trading Corporation. On completing a Master’s in Publishing at Oxford Brookes, she returned to open our Beijing representative office in 2002.
Our clients rely on our unparalleled depth of knowledge of the Chinese language market and we pride ourselves on representation with a level of care that sets us apart from others.
Our 15-strong team licences Chinese Simplified rights across the mainland from the heart of Beijing’s business district. Our agents work in category-specialist teams, not least academic and trade non-fiction that have both been at the heart of our business since the beginning.
We recently sold A DIFFERENT DRUMMER by William Melvin Kelley on behalf of William Morris Endeavor Entertainment; THE LAWS OF HUMAN NATURE by Robert Greene on behalf of Inkwell Management and a middle-grade trilogy THE LAST CHANCE HOTEL by Nicki Thornton on behalf of Chicken House.
ANA Beijing Representative Office
Room 1705, Culture Square, No.59 Jia Zhongguancun Street
Haidian District, Beijing 100872
People’s Republic of China
Email:Jackie Huang JHuang@nurnberg.com.cn
Tel:+ 86 10 82504106
Agents: Whitney Hsu, Joanne Chan, Dony Hsu, Jessica Chao and Iris Hsieh
Indonesia | Mongolia | Taiwan | Thailand | Vietnam
We established our Taipei office in January 2003 to deal with the growing demand from local publishers requiring licencing in Chinese Complex characters. We also handle Vietnamese, Thai, Indonesian and Mongolian rights for our clients.
Our Taipei office of eight local staff has been led by Whitney Hsu since 2003, before which she completed her Master’s degree in Publishing and enjoyed a career as a journalist in Taiwan.
We help our clients navigate Taiwanese bureaucracy and royalty accounting systems, while personally guiding Taipei’s many non-English-speaking editors towards the perfect titles for their lists. We attend book fairs in London, Frankfurt, Bologna, Beijing and Shanghai and make an annual visit to New York.
We recently sold THE BURIED by Peter Hessler on behalf of William Clark Associates and FROM THE GROUND UP by Howard Schultz and DARE TO LEAD by Brene Brown on behalf of William Morris Endeavor.
Andrew Nurnberg Associates Taipei
8F, No.129, Sec. 2, Zhongshan North Road
Email:Whitney Hsu email@example.com
Tel:+ 886 2 25629008
Agents: Judit Hermann, Susanna Vojacsek, Évi István, Borbála Ország
Croatia | Hungary
Managing Director Judit Hermann and Rights Director Susanna Vojacsek lead the agency, established in 1996, from our picturesque offices in Budapest.
We are in daily contact with the best publishing houses across Croatia and Hungary to present them with the most exciting books from around the world on behalf of our exceptional international clients.
We pride ourselves on quickly and accurately negotiating the best deals and value international bookfairs as important moments to discuss author priorities.
We recently sold THE GORMENGHAST TRILOGY by Mervyn Peake on behalf of Peters, Frasers and Dunlop; CONSUMED by J.R. WARD on behalf of Simon & Schuster; The DARK STAR Trilogy by Marlon James on behalf of Trident and SIN EATER by Megan Campisi on behalf of the Gernert Agency.
Andrew Nurnberg Associates Budapest
Gyori út 20Budapest 1123
Email:Judit Hermann and
Susanna Vojacsek firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel:+36 1 302 64 51
Agents: Amy Spangler, Dilek Akdemir, Cansu Canseven, Cansu Akkoyun, Doğan Terzi
Established by Amy Spangler and Dilek Akdemir in 2005, we partnered with Andrew Nurnberg Associates in 2015 and are proud to be part of the highly respected network of ANA agencies that boasts a reputation for honesty, transparency and tireless effort on behalf of its clients.
We handle Turkish, Kurdish and Western Armenian rights from Istanbul, where we do our utmost to ensure that international authors are placed with the right publishers to the satisfaction of all parties.
We’ve recently sold DIALEKTIK DER AUFKLARUNG by Max Horkheimer & Theodor W. Adorno on behalf of Fischer Verlage; WHAT WENT WRONG? by Bernard Lewis on behalf of Oxford University Press; MONEYLAND by Oliver Bullough on behalf of Profile Books; NOTES ON A NERVOUS PLANET by Matt Haig on behalf of Canongate; HEROES & MYTHOS by Stephen Fry on behalf of David Higham; multiple titles by Hakan Nesser on behalf of Bonnier Rights, multiple titles by Helen Garner on behalf of Text Publishing; MY SISTER THE SERIAL KILLER by Oyin Braithwaite on behalf of Aitken Alexander; CASSANDRA AT THE WEDDING by Dorothy Baker on behalf of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; FAITH by Julia Murphy on behalf of Aevitas Creative; THE BOOK ABOUT NOTHING by Mike Bender on behalf of WME; and THE HUG by Eoin McLaughlin on behalf of Faber & Faber.
Caferağa Mah., Gunesli Bahce Sok. 48
Or.Ko Apt. B Blok D4, 34710
Kadıköy - İstanbul
Email:Amy Spangler email@example.com
Tel:+90 216 700 1088
Agents: Ludmilla Sushkova, Vladimir Chernyshov, Anna Vasilyeva, Olga Lutova
Established in 1992 and led by Ludmilla Sushkova since 1996, our office is Russia’s leading literary agency dedicated to translation rights. Ludmilla studied English and Spanish at Moscow’s Institute of Foreign Languages before joining the Soviet Copyright Agency, where she worked for over ten years before joining Andrew Nurnberg Associates in 1993.
Our four-strong team of well-respected agents bring many years’ experience in Russian publishing and agenting with them. They proudly negotiate World Russian deals with publishers across the Russia Federation, Ukraine and Belarus on behalf of many of the world’s bestselling writers.
We recently sold MACHINES LIKE ME AND PEOPLE LIKE YOU by Ian McEwan on behalf of Rogers, Coleridge & White; WHITE CHRYSANTHEMUM by Mary Lynn Bracht on behalf of Furniss Lawton; Thomas Harris’ new novel on behalf of Grand Central; and DOG MAN and DOG MAN UNLEASHED by Dav Pilkey on behalf of Scholastic USA.
Andrew Nurnberg Literary Agency
Suite 72, Str. 6, 21 Tsvetnoy Boulevard
Email:Ludmilla Sushkova firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel:+ 7 495 625 81 88
Agents: Petra Tobišková, Jitka Němečková, Lucie Poláková, Marta Soukopová
Czech Republic | Slovakia | Slovenia
After more than a decade working in Czech radio, Petra Tobišková, a graduate of Prague’s Charles University, turned to agenting in 1992 and joined Andrew Nurnberg Associates as our Director, Prague two years later.
Lucie Poláková joined us in 1996 after completing her studies in Library and Information Systems and internships at other agencies. Having studied Czech Language & Literature, Jitka Němečková joined the team in 2004 after many years working in foreign rights and co-editions for leading Czech publishers. After studying Bohemistics at Charles University, Marta Soukopová worked as an editor and foreign rights manager at publishing houses in Prague before joining the team in 2010.
We personally present Czech, Slovak, Slovene translation rights to publishers in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Slovenia on an exclusive basis on behalf of our clients, who include leading American, British, European agencies and publishers. Our passion for great storytelling and our early recommendations to publishers make us a trusted source of outstanding work for translation.
On behalf of ILA, we recently sold Lesley Kara in the Czech Republic in a heated auction resulting in a two-book deal for THE RUMOUR and WHO DID YOU TELL and a separate audiobook deal. We also sold Slovak rights for THE RUMOUR.
We’ve sold Czech and Slovak print, digital and audio rights for Chris Carter titles on behalf of Darley Anderson; Czech rights for Andrew Mayne’s highly-anticipated MURDER THEORY on behalf of Trident and Czech rights for SIN EATER by Megan Campisi were sold by pre-empt on behalf of The Gernert Company.
After selling Czech print and digital rights to Madeleine Albright’s FASCISM: A WARNING on behalf of HarperCollins USA, we followed this by selling Czech Audio and Radio broadcasting rights in separate deals.
Andrew Nurnberg Associates Prague
Jugoslávských partyzánů 17
160 00 Praha 6
Tel:+420 222 782 041
Agents: Mira Droumeva, Anna Droumeva
Albania | Bosnia and Herzegovina | Bulgaria | Macedonia | Montegro | Romania | Serbia
We licence Albanian, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Montenegrin, Serbian and Romanian rights from our office in the heart of the Bulgarian capital.
Anna Droumeva’s passion for English and American literature was kindled as an undergraduate in Sofia. She has lived in the US and Germany and worked as an editor of translated fiction in Bulgaria. Anna began agenting in 1994 and joined Andrew Nurnberg Associates two years later. Outstanding agent Mira Droumeva joined Anna at the agency, full-time, in 2000 and is our Co-Director, Sofia.
We have earned a reputation for being hard-working, well-respected, tough negotiators. We love what we do, especially the daily contact with publishers across the Balkans.
We recently found a new publisher for John Grisham in Serbia and sold Hilary McKay’s THE SKYLARK’S SONG in Romania on behalf of The Bent Agency; Malala Yousafzai’s WE ARE DISPLACED in Romania on behalf of Little Brown for Young Readers and Kate Elizabeth Russell’s MY DARK VANESSA in Bulgaria, Romania and Serbia on behalf of ICM Partners.
Andrew Nurnberg Associates Sofia
Jk. Yavorov bl. 56-B, Ap. 9
Tel:+359 2 986 2819
Agents: Marcin Biegaj, Anna Rucińska, Marta Ziółkowska, Magdalena Popiel, Iza Wychowska
Our Polish agenting team is led by Marcin Biegaj, who began his agenting career at Graal and after several years there decided to move on to set up Andrew Nurnberg Associates Warsaw in 2015.
Marta works closely with major US publishers and agents across adult and children’s lists while Magdalena looks after the catalogues of US agents delivering exceptional deals for their authors. Anna represents our UK clients and dedicates her outstanding international rights’ experience to representing a select list of Polish authors for translation worldwide. Marcin specialises in selling fiction (especially crime, psychological thrillers), but enjoys good reads in popular science, biographies and recent history.
We are valued for our outstanding problem-solving abilities and known for finding success for international authors in an ever-changing market. Publishers rely on our deep understanding of Polish readers and publishers to discover the best our clients have to offer and learn new ways of achieving great results.
We recently sold THE OPERATOR by Gretchen Berg on behalf of Don Congdon, STOP DOING THAT SH** by Gary John Bishop on behalf of HarperCollins; SMILE and five other titles by Raina Telgemeier on behalf of Scholastic Inc and AGAIN, BUT BETTER by Christine Riccio on behalf of New Leaf Literary & Media, Inc.
Andrew Nurnberg Associates Warsaw
Ul. Mołdawska 9, 6th floor
Email:Marcin Biegaj email@example.com
Tel:+48 22 824 4181
To discuss representation in any of the territories listed above,
please contact Doug Wallace.
For territories not listed here, including Western Europe and Latin America,
please contact our London office.
Andrew Nurnberg Associates
20-23 Greville Street, London EC1N 8SS, United Kingdom