Team

Anna Jarota

Anna grew up in Poland and obtained a diploma in English philology and psychology from Lodz University. She left Lodz for Paris, where after having validated her Polish diploma in psychology at La Sorbonne University, she started working as a bookseller. It totally converted her into book business. She moved to London where she worked as an agent at Andrew Nurnberg Associates, then as a foreign rights director at XO Editions. She later moved to Paris to set up the agency in 2008. She is the agency’s director and also looking after literary and general fiction and direct representations. She also looks after non-fiction titles about history, humanities, music, sports, narrative non-fiction, memoirs, biographies, etc. She’s assisted by Juliana Miasso.


David Camus

David worked as an editor for Univers Poche. He joined AJA to take care of SF, Fantasy, Crime and thrillers, YA, graphic novels, humour, military, space and scientific works. David is also an author of an award-winning historical series, The Book of the Cross (translated into seven languages), of several essays or graphic novels (The Cigar That Fell in Love With a Pipe). He also used to work as translator from English into French (his translations include an award-winning work on Dreamcycle and Mountains of madness and others stories by H. P. Lovecraft), and currently teaches Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Literature at La Sorbonne.


Victoria Villemur

After studying communication, lettres and publishing, Victoria joined the agency. She worked closely with Anna Jarota for three years, and assisted her in all she did, including the submissions for general and literary fiction, and direct representations. She now works as Junior Agent and takes care of all women’s fiction and romance, and on the non-fiction side, health, personal development, parenting, psychology, food, business, etc.


Anne Lepage

Anne has joined the agency in 2010 as our legal officer and office manager. She takes care of all our contracts and renewals and handles all administrative and financial matters. She graduated in Intellectual property Law from Paris II – Assas and Trinity College in Dublin. She has previoulsy worked for UNESCO on copyright issues.


 

Juliana Miasso

Juliana recently joined our team and is Anna’s assistant. She works closely with her and assists her on all she does.