I write books for children and young adults. Sometimes I write short stories for grown-ups.
YA Day is back in 2019 with an even bigger program! Come along to hear from 15 amazing Aussie YA authors about everything from how to create suspense in a novel, to things they wish they knew before they had their first book published. Ever wondered what goes on inside the mind of a crime author? Want to learn more about what agents are looking for and how to get your book into the world? With an event bookseller, merch, and giveaways, it’s going to be an unmissable day.
KidLitVic – Meet the Publishers is an opportunity for new, emerging and experienced writers and illustrators to meet and hear from industry professionals on writing, illustrating and publishing children’s and YA books in the current Australian market.
The one day conference combines expert panel discussions, one-to-one assessments with publishers, illustrator portfolio showcase, pitches and masterclasses that will build and enhance your creative career.