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Unfortunately, the Bell Lomax Literary Agency discloses very little information about its founder, Eddie Bell. We can confirm that Eddie was Executive Chairman and Publisher of Harper Collins Publishers before setting up his own agency in 2000. Sadly, he has an almost non-existent online profile so it is difficult to piece together his biography.

The agency represents writers and illustrators of adult fiction, non-fiction and children's books but it does not categorise its client list by agent, which means that it's impossible to analyse Eddie Bell's literary tastes via the clients he already represents.

We suspect that Eddie is not building his client list as, in contrast to his fellow agents, there is no mention of his submission interests on the website, or even his role as an agent at the company. As a result we advise debut authors to view the AH profile of one of his colleagues instead.

We have asked for more detail from the agent in question and will publish whatever we have whenever we have it. Our 'genre selections' for Eddie Bell are guesstimates as we have not heard back from the firm as yet. If any AH user knows more about Eddie Bell and is able to fill us in, we'd like to hear from you. Please feel free to get in touch.



Detailed data

Agency:
The Bell Lomax Moreton Agency
Agent since:
2000
Short biography:

Co-founded the Bell Lomax Moreton Agency in 2000. Eddie is Chairman of Bell Lomax Moreton a leading literary agency. He has over 35 years of experience in the publishing business and was Chairman and Publisher of Harper Collins, a News Corporation Company. Eddie is a non-executive director of Haynes Publishers, a leading automotive manual publisher. Eddie was former non-executive Chairman of OAG Worldwide, an information business servicing the Airline sector. There is very limited information about Eddie Bell in the public domain.

Client list status:
Open to new clients
Genres this agent is interested in:
Children's fiction, Children's & YA non-fiction, Travel, Science, Politics, society & current affairs, Other non-fiction, Religion, Mind, Body, Spirit, Memoir and autobiography, Food and Cookery, History, Women's fiction, Science fiction, Paranormal romance, Horror, Historical fiction, Genre romance, Fantasy, Erotica, Crime, thriller, action, General Fiction, Literary Fiction
Authors & books liked:

No data.

Other loves & passions:

No data

How to make a submission:
Agency standard submission. Please do not send unsolicited MS without first sending a preliminary letter.
Other advice and background:

No data

Attends Festival of Writing or other WW events?
No
Follow on Twitter:
Does not Tweet
Interesting links:
http://www.thebookseller.com/news/random-waterstones-urged-stay-firm-over-blair-controversy.html
Clients:
The agency do not publish a client list on their website.
Full client list:
http://belllomaxmoreton.co.uk/home/agents/
Email address:
info@bell-lomax.co.uk

Agents of: The Bell Lomax Moreton Agency

Agency details

Website:
http://www.bell-lomax.co.uk
About the agency:
Founded in 2000 by Eddie & June Bell, Pat Lomax and Paul Moreton, the Bell Lomax Moreton Agency is based in London. It handles quality fiction and non-fiction, biography, children's, business and sport. A small agency, aspiring authors have commented that they often take up to 6 months to respond to a submitted manuscript.
Address for submissions:
Ground Floor, Watergate House, 13-15 York Buildings, London, WC2N 6JU.
Office address:
No data
Email address:
info@bell-lomax.co.uk
Phone number:
020 7930 4447
Number of agents:
5
Accepts email submissions:
Yes
Submission type:
Standard (Letter + Synopsis + First three chapters)
Further submission info:
No data
More info on this agency:
No data
Average response time:
Refer to Agency Website days
Agency Transparency Index:
31/100
Member of the AAA:
Yes
Overseas offices:
None
Accepts overseas writers:
No
Follow on Twitter:
None
Latest news:
No data
More about the agency:
Founded in 2000 by Eddie & June Bell, Pat Lomax and Paul Moreton, the Bell Lomax Moreton Agency is based in London. It handles quality fiction and non-fiction, biography, children's, business and sport. A small agency, aspiring authors have commented that they often take up to 6 months to respond to a submitted manuscript.

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