Saturday, September 17, 2016

Literary Agent Fiona Kenshole Speaks to Willamette Writers

On Tuesday, October 4th, 2016, at the Historic Old Church in downtown Portland, Willamette Writers hosts literary agent Fiona Kenshole. She’ll speak about Understanding Children’s and YA Markets.

Fiona is a literary agent with the Transatlantic Agency, exclusively specializing in children’s books, from debuts to film deals. She is an accredited member of the Association of Authors’ Representatives, representing picture books through young adult. Fiona enjoys the editorial midwifery and career management part of being an agent, especially nurturing the creativity of her clients. She maintains close relationships with editors and publishers in New York, London, and Toronto, and film producers and agents in LA.

Join us at the Old Church on October 4th on the corner of SW 11th and Clay to learn more about the dynamic world of YA and the children’s book market from a literary agent. Doors open at 6:30 pm and Fiona speaks at 7 pm. The meeting is free to members of Willamette Writers and $5 for guests.

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