Meg Whelan is an editor on the children’s book team at Affirm Press, where she helps to make bright, fun, quality books with humour and heart from early childhood up to young adult. Meg has worked with award-winning authors including Gwyn Perkins, Nicki Greenberg and Richard Newsome. Prior to this, Meg was the children’s book buyer at the Hill of Content Bookshop in Melbourne. Meg is passionate about books with heart-in-your-mouth plots and characters you never forget, and is particularly partial to anything featuring magic and/or spaceships.
Meg is interested in genre YA and Middle Grade novels with great voices, strong character arcs and exciting pitches.