Effective from August 1st, Mondadori, which includes paperback imprint Oscar and children’s imprint Mondadori Ragazzi, has appointed Maria B. Campbell Associates UK Ltd. as their UK scout.
Mondadori is the eponymous house within the Mondadori Libri Group and the largest trade publisher in Italy.
Founded in 2013, Maria B Campbell UK is the London affiliate of Maria B. Campbell Associates Inc., the New York based literary scouting agency that has been scouting the US market for Mondadori since 1977. The London office is led by director Katie McCalmont, senior scout Naja Baldwin and children’s scout Gemma Trevisani. They scout for publishers from 11 countries and, with the US office, are the global scout for Netflix.
As of 9th August, the team will be based at Somerset House, New Wing, The Strand, London WC2R 1LA.