Meredith Costain has taught writing for children in the Professional Writing and Editing course at RMIT and at Writers Centres around Australia. She was an editor and writer for the Victorian Department of Education and Training’s school magazines for over 20 years, the managing editor for several literacy series, and is currently a consultant editor for Ford Street Publishing.
Meredith will be looking at all aspects of children's literature
including picture books, middle grade and young adult in her one on one assessments.
She's looking for stories that is important to the writer and has emotional impact for the reader.
Meredith is not looking at stories that simply follow the market, without offering anything new and fresh.