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Kristy Bushnell - Editor Assessments

Kristy Bushnell is an experienced freelance book editor and mentor specialising in children’s and young adult literature. She has worked with award-winning and bestselling authors and illustrators such as Peter Carnavas, Kate Gordon, Steven Herrick, Tamsin Janu, Lucia Mascuillo, Nova Weetman and Claire Zorn, and publishers such as the University of Queensland Press, Omnibus Books, Allen and Unwin, Scholastic, HarperCollins and Walker Books. She has served as chair and panel member on the Queensland Literary Awards Children’s Book Award and is an alumni of the Australian Publishing Association’s Residential Editorial Program (REP). Kristy has extensive experience in mentoring, structural editing, copy editing, proofreading and assessments, and provides carefully considered and encouraging editorial advice to help authors realise their story’s potential and assist them to meet their publishing dreams.
Kristy is assessing any genre, any subject. No preferences.

Kristy Bushnell - Editor Assessments

Excluding GST
  • Last day to book

    03 June 2024

  • Feedback

    Kristy will be providing written feedback with her assessments.

  • Assessment Categories

    • Chapter Books
    • Junior Fiction
    • Middle Grade
    • Picture Book
    • YA Writing
  • Important

    Assessment sessions:

    • are only available to conference and bootcamp attendees.
    • may be booked before booking for the conference, but you must book for the conference by 15 May, or your session will be cancelled and not refunded.
    • have a $25.00 administration charge should you decide to cancel before 15 May.
    • are non-refundable if cancelled after 15 May unless we are able to resell the session.
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