Interesting story about a small pizza shop that plays by its own rules, stays small, keeps smart and stays "unconventional" in such a good way. Plenty of excellent advice here.
Big UK agency that does huge business, seems to have a lot of ex-publishers as agents, which can be good. Look especially for new agent Gillie Russell, former Harper UK YA publisher, who wants YA books now. (Nothing about her on website yet, but give it time.)