What a wonderful response we have had to our Children's Festival this year. I am delighted to announce that we are now BOOKED OUT. To those schools who missed out, I wish we could have accepted you all and am hoping that we'll get to see you at our Children's Festival in 2013.
A big thanks to the Principal, Mr Rouland and Teacher-Librarian, Mrs Pandelakis at Grays Point P.S for all their hard work in helping to organise this year's festival and for getting
To hear one writer's experiences with pitching her manuscript to an editor at the recent CYA Festival in Qld follow this link to the writing blog of Charmaine Clancy.
There will be two opportunities to get your manuscript in front of an editor at our festival this year. For some one on one time, book into a Publishing Consultation. We have 1 left with Sue Whiting and 5 with Ali Lavau/Frances Watts.
Or if you'd like to get feedback from a group of experts as well as see the reaction from our audience of emerging writers, put your name down for our Pitch Your Manuscript competition.
Jodie Wells-Slowgrove is the founder and of the Sutherland Shire Writers' Festival. She is also a writer, manuscript assessor and teacher-librarian. Jodie's latest publication is a children's fantasy series for Penguin Books 2014, 2015.