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Profile Summary

Andrew is not currently looking for new clients. If you are interested in being represented by Johnson and Alcock, we recommend you approach one of the agency's other agents. You can see a list of the agents and their interests at the agency's website.

There is little information on Andrew available in the public domain. He has been an agent for over 35 years and bought out the John Johnson agency before merging with Michael Alcock in 2003 to form the current agency. Andrew represents both fiction and non-fiction, including novels, biographies, historical non-fiction, poetry, and stage plays. 



Detailed data

Agency:
Johnson and Alcock
Agent since:
1969
Short biography:
Andrew Hewson is the MD of Johnson & Alcock Ltd. He left theatre management to become the assistant to John Johnson, the agency's founder, in January 1969. He subsequently acquired the John Johnson Agency, which he ran with his late wife Margaret Hewson from their offices in Clerkenwell for over thirty years. The agency merged with Michael Alcock Management in 2003 to form Johnson & Alcock.
Client list status:
List largely complete
Genres this agent is interested in:
Travel, Science, Politics, society & current affairs, Other non-fiction, Memoir and autobiography, Food and Cookery, History, Historical fiction, Crime, thriller, action, General Fiction, Literary Fiction
Authors & books liked:
Andrew's many clients include novelists, biographers, historians, poets and playwrights, and the majority of the agency's Estates.
Other loves & passions:
No data
How to make a submission:
Agency standard
Other advice and background:

No data

Attends Festival of Writing or other WW events?
Yes
Follow on Twitter:
Does not Tweet
Interesting links:
No Data
Clients:
This list represents all the agency's clients. They do not produce an individual agent client list: Vivien Alcock, Michael Alexander, Patrick Alexander, Candace Allen, Antony Alpers, Zoe Anderson, David Austin, Dame Beryl Bainbridge, Cara Black, Thomas Blaikie, Tamsin Blanchard, Michael Bloch , Dr Ronald Blythe, Lauren Booth, Douglas Botting, Dr. Marjorie Boulton, John Broderick, Vincent Caldey's, Philip Callow, Ian Cameron, Patricia Carlon, Mike Carlson, Chantal Coady, Joan Collin, Barbara Comyns, Judy Cornwell, Elaine Crowley, Dr. C. W. Cunnington, Dr. P. E. Cunnington, Adrian and Michael Daniel, D. M. Devine, Dr Thomas Dixon, Tom Dixon, Marcia Douglas, Jonty Driver, Elaine Dundy, Kate Dunton, Richard Dyer, Richard Ehrlich, Gillian Stead Eilersen, Max Fatchen, Kate Fenton, Christopher Fildes, Peter Fleming, Clare Francis, Dick Francis, Felix Francis, Rivkie Fried, Alexander Fullerton, Leon Garfield, Dr Yehudi Gordon, Sandra Greaves, Mark Griffiths, Joanna Hall, Michael Hamburger, James Hamilton-Paterson, Joseph Hansen, Michael Hastings, Elizabeth Hawksley, Dr. David Boyd Haycock, Bessie Head, Thomas Hinde, Ben Hinshaw, Ursula Holden, Clarissa Hyman, Martin Jensen, Jenny Joseph, Gabriel Josipovici, MRC Kasasian, Eric Kaufmann, Jessie Kesson, Rohan Kriwaczek, Chris d'Lacey, Dr. Jordan Lancaster, Charlie Lee-Potter, Peter Levi, David Luke, Jonathan Lunn, Alastair Macaulay, Thom Madley, David Magarshack, Sara Manuelli, Marcella Evaristi, Kathryn Marsden, James Vance Marshall, Richard Masson, Christina McGhee, Claire McGowan, Graham McInnes, Patricia Meehan, Martin Miller, Raynes Minns, Roger Mortimore, Eileen Mulligan, Courttia Newland, Andrea Newman, Barbara Newman, Wilfrid Noyce, Michael Ormiston, Charles Osborne, Paul Overy, Claire Heafford, Louise Hall, Donald Payne, Julie Peakman, Delores Phillips, Alison Plowden, David Pownall, Alex Preston, William Radice, Forrest Reid, Susan Richards, Phil Rickman, Gillian Riley, Ian Robertson, Gail Robinson, John Martin Robinson, Lynne Robinson, A. L. Rowse, Lawrence Scott, Karen Smith, Gordon Snell, Charles Spencer, Colin Spencer, Ali Spritzler, Adrian Stewart, Louie Stowell, Alan Strachan, Arthur Swinson, Elizabeth Taylor, Philip Temple, D. M. Thomas, Grace Thompson, William Trevor, Barry Turner, Lowri Turner, Peter Underwood, Warris Vianni, Philip Walling, Geoffrey Wansell, Fran Warde, Merlin Waterson, Daniel Weissbort, Martin Vander Weyer, Hugh Ross Williamson, Henry Wilson, James Wilson, Stephen Wiltshire, Jacqueline Winspear, Trevor Wright, Qiu Xiaolong, Victoria Young, Jessica Ziebland.
Full client list:
http://www.johnsonandalcock.co.uk/andrew-hewson/
Email address:
andrew@johnsonandalcock.co.uk

Agents of: Johnson and Alcock

Agency details

Website:
http://www.johnsonandalcock.co.uk/
About the agency:
Johnson and Alcock are a boutique literary agency based in leafy Clerkenwell, representing a diverse selection of prestigious writers of fiction and non-fiction. They represent a list of writers who appeal right across the commercial and literary ranges, served by the most reputable subagents around the world. Clients include, Beryl Bainbridge and Joan Collins.
Address for submissions:
Clerkenwell House, 45-47 Clerkenwell Green, London EC1R 0HT
Office address:
No data
Email address:
submissions@johnsonandalcock.co.uk
Phone number:
020 7251 0125
Number of agents:
5
Accepts email submissions:
Yes
Submission type:
Standard (Letter + Synopsis + First three chapters)
Further submission info:
If you would like the agency to consider representing you for your work, please contact them by post or by email at submissions@johnsonandalcock.co.uk. For works of fiction submit a synopsis and three chapters. For non-fiction please supply a full outline and chapter breakdown along with at least 30 pages of the text. All submissions should be double spaced and on A4 paper. Remember to include a covering letter with your biographical details and relevant experience, and a stamped addressed envelope either for the return of the manuscript or for their reply. If you submit via email you will only receive a reply if they are interested in discussing representation. If possible, do note the name of your preferred agent in the subject line. Children's or YA submissions should also be clearly marked. Do not accept poetry, screenplays, children's books 0-7, and board or picture books.
More info on this agency:
No data
Average response time:
6 days
Agency Transparency Index:
39/100
Member of the AAA:
Yes
Overseas offices:
None
Accepts overseas writers:
No
Follow on Twitter:
None
Latest news:
http://www.johnsonandalcock.co.uk/content/view/112/45/
More about the agency:
Johnson and Alcock are a boutique literary agency based in leafy Clerkenwell, representing a diverse selection of prestigious writers of fiction and non-fiction. They represent a list of writers who appeal right across the commercial and literary ranges, served by the most reputable subagents around the world. Clients include, Beryl Bainbridge and Joan Collins.

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