Publishing Opportunities for 2013
|Happy New Year Everyone!
Calling all Authors and Author/Illustrators. If you are looking for an agent or a manuscript
critique or a dummy critique by an agent then the OC Agent's Day on March 16th, 2013
is a must for you. Here are a few details on our speakers;
Stephen Fraser Literary Agent at Jennifer De Chiara Literary, Stephen has been voted
top agent for both picture books and middle grade fiction. He has more than
twenty-five years’ editorial experience.
Susan Hawk Literary Agent at The Bent Agency. Susan represents picture books,
chapter books, middle grade and YA. Susan is actively building her client list. Literary
YA and MG in the areas of mystery, sci-fi, historical fiction and humor, as well as
author-illustrators are of particular interest.
Kerry Sparks Literary Agent at Levine Greenberg Literary Agency. Kerry represents
picture books, middle grade and YA. She is looking for Young Adult and Middle-Grade
fiction, both commercial and literary, with the perfect combination of a great hook and
4th Literary Agent TBA
In addition to our conference speakers Anna Olswanger, Literary Agent from Liza Dawson
Associates has agreed to take on our over-flow critiques. Once the critique spots have
all been filled Anna has generously agreed to critique off-site any overflow picture
book manuscripts that we may have. We will contact you for your approval before
sending it to her. Though Anna won't be at the conference, your written critique will be
available at the event.
Click On This Link for details and registration For Agent's Day
The Spring Retreat info will be up soon. Pencil in the date; May 3 - 5th, 2013.
The South Coast Winery Resort and Spa. The line up looks great!
Don't forget Editor's Day is October 5th, 2013 at Cal State Fullerton College.
Cheers, Francesca Rusackas SCBWI Regional Advisor