Anne Clark Literary Agency

Dedicated to children's and YA authors

Jo Franklin lives in South London with her family, two cats and a mad dog called Mickey.


Jo's brilliantly funny debut, Help! I'm an Alien, is published by Troika Books in the UK, and will be followed by its sequels, Help! I'm a Brainiac and Help! I'm a Detective. German, French and North American rights have been acquired by Coppenrath, Albin Michel and Clarion Books (Houghton Mifflin) respectively.


Fiction Express published Jo's The Bushcraft Kid, an interactive story where readers vote to decide what happens next!


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