Araminta Whitley

Araminta represents a wide range of fiction and non-fiction. Her clients are Sunday Times and New York Times bestsellers, have won multiple awards, including the National Books Awards, the CWA Gold Crime Dagger, the RNA Awards, the John Creasy Award, the Andre Simon Memorial Prize and the PEN Pinter prize, among others. They have also been longlisted for the Wellcome Book Prize and the Baillie Gifford Prize, and have been chosen as Richard and Judy and Zoella Book Club picks.


She reads commercial fiction, from upmarket women’s fiction, book club and romantic suspense to crime series and thrillers. She enjoys a wide range of genres and styles, but puts an emphasis on great storytelling, whether they be plot- or character-driven novels, with page-turning twists and turns. In non-fiction, she enjoys smart and big ideas in business, feminism, health, cookery and the environment. She has a particular passion for memoirs and original narrative non-fiction.

Araminta is currently closed for submissions.