Suzanne is the commissioning editor for Lothian Children’s books, the children’s imprint of Hachette Australia.
She has worked in the book industry for over a decade, and has spent most of that time in children’s books, editing everything from board books to YA/crossover fiction.
At Lothian she publishes authors and illustrators including Lachlan Creagh, Mandy Foot, Ursula Dubosarsky, Mark Wilson, Cheryl Orsini, E. Coombe, Karen Erasmus and Felicity Gardner.
The book she is most excited to be publishing in 2014 is Lisa Shanahan and Gus Gordon’s Big Pet Day.
For her one-on-one assessments at CYA Conference 2014, Suzanne will be looking at:
All picture books, junior fiction or middle-grade fiction.
She will NOT SEE: Non-fiction or YA.