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Lex Hirst is the Publisher at social-purpose publishing house Pantera Press, curating a list of adult and young adult fiction and nonfiction.

A former editor and director of the National Young Writers' Festival and Junkee Media's Junket unconference, Lex is always on the lookout for exciting new voices, great storytelling and books that spark conversation, imagination and change.

Lex Hirst is looking for all kinds of adult non-fiction, but particularly narrative non-fiction, memoir, women's history, manifestos and true crime. She is also on the lookout for literary fiction and commercial fiction with a strong hook and great storytelling.

Lex Hirst is looking for young adult (YA) books across all genres.