Bryony Woods

Diamond Kahn Woods Literary Agency

Bryony Woods is a Co-founder and Director at Diamond Kahn & Woods Literary Agency. She has worked with top publishers both in the UK and abroad, and now represents an eclectic mix of talented writers whose work ranges from quirky children’s fiction through to YA and adult fiction and non-fiction. Prior to DKW, she worked at the Caroline Sheldon Literary Agency, and spent several years working in specialist bookshops and libraries.
Bryony has an MA in Publishing from University College London and a BA in English Literature from the University of Reading. She previously volunteered as University Liaison Officer for the Society of Young Publishers, where she visited universities across the UK giving talks and workshops to help graduates break into the publishing industry. Bryony was selected by The Bookseller as one of their Rising Stars of 2013, and was a winner of the London Book Fair Trailblazer Awards 2016 and the Young Stationers’ Prize 2016.