Sessions are 15-minute one-on-one meetings and happen throughout the day. Your work will be pre-read/previewed by the editors and agents before your session.
The cost is $115.00 (including GST) per assessment and is additional to the cost of the Conference.
Limited editors sessions are also held on Friday afternoon.
Agent & Editor sessions are only available to conference attendees.
You may book your session before booking for the conference however there will be a $25.00 administration charge should you decide to cancel the appointment before assessment bookings closing on 22 JUNE 2019
No refunds will be made if you make an assessment booking but do not book for the Conference and your session will be cancelled.
Pre-reading Requirement - for all Children’s or Young Adults Manuscripts & illustration Work:
Short BIO on who you are, where you are going in the CYA industry and a photograph of you.
Picture books: 2 texts, OR
Novels: 10 pages (double-spaced, size 12 font, 2,500 words) AND synopsis (single-spaced, size 12 font, 500 words) OR
Illustrations: 4 – 5 samples. (Bring your portfolio with you on the day.)
Pre-reading Requirement - Adult literature
Short BIO on who you are, where you are going in the industry and a photograph of you.
10 pages (double-spaced, size 12 font, 2,500 words) AND synopsis (single-spaced, size 12 font, 500 words)
Note: It is preferable to send your work as ONE WORD DOCUMENT, in the order of Name, Picture (6cm height - don't worry if you can't size - we can do that,) BIO and details, then your work for prereading.) If you can't manage the combination, that's okay we'll fix like always, but it saves us a lot of time if you do this.
Work must be submitted using the form link emailed to you after your editor's appointment is booked and paid for by 22 JUNE 2020.
Confirmation of your times for your editor/agent sessions will be emailed to you one week before the conference.