Sophie Hamley - Editor Assessments
  • Sophie Hamley has worked as a bookseller, editor, writer, content producer and web producer. She was a literary agent at Cameron’s Management from 2006 until 2014; she is a past President of the Australian Literary Agents’ Association and was also a member of the Book Industry Collaborative Council.


    She is now a non-fiction publisher at Hachette Australia, where she also coordinates the Hachette Mentoring Programme with several writers centres around Australia and in New Zealand.


    She's interested in stories with well-developed characters, a strong plot and a sense that the writer has thought about who their audience is. 


    She will not be looking at works that are still in the planning or early-draft stages.

    Sophie Hamley - Editor Assessments

    • Feedback

      Sophie will be providing verbal feedback with her assessments.

    • Assessment Categories

      • Crime
      • Historical
      • Literary Fiction
      • Mystery
      • Narrative Non-Fiction
      • Non-Fiction
      • Romance
      • Thrillers
    • Important

      • Assessment sessions are only available to conference attendees at this time.
      • Assessment sessions are non-refundable unless we are able to resell the session.
      • No refunds will be made if you make an assessment booking but do not book for the Conference and your session will be cancelled.
      • 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 15 May 2021.