Final Judge: Unpublished Category 6 & 7 - Graphic Novels, Illustrated picture books and Middle Grade Illustrated Novels, and Category 8 - Illustrations.
Karen Tayleur is the Editorial Manager for The Five Mile Press in Melbourne.
Karen Tayleur has had a varied career from bank teller to Christmas Present wrapper, nurse’s aide, desktop publisher and teacher… and other things in between.
In the 1980s, straight out of school, she co-published a short story magazine for five years called Brave New Word. Later, after a stint as managing editor in a performing arts magazine, she discovered a life-long passion for children’s publishing at black dog books.
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Thank you Karen for being a final judge in the CYA Conference Competition season 2014.