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Hong Kong-based Creative Work has established one of Asia's first literary agencies outside Japan, focusing on commercial and literary fiction, young adult fiction and general non-fiction. Comprising a team of professionals with backgrounds in publishing, film production, banking and law, the agency has the knowledge and expertise to help people with creative vision realise their ambitionse

The directors and editors travel extensively throughout Asia and have a small team based in China, sourcing writers, readers and translators.

Among its many services, Creative Work can identify and represent up-and-coming as well as key Asian authors; provide development and editorial support; negotiate rights and sales; arrange translations; and market the final product in all Asian and most European and American territories.