Are you looking for an agent? Keen to know more about the latest publishing trends? This is the event for you.
Meet the Agents will features short talks and panel discussion from leading agents covering the market from literary fiction to crime and thrillers, YA and science fiction and fantasy. You will also have the opportunity to ask questions and network over wine and nibbles.
The panel includes Kate Barker, Chloe Seager from Northbank Talent Management, Louise Buckley and John Berlyne from the Zeno Agency with more to be confirmed shortly.
Kate Barker has worked in book publishing for 20 years as an agent, editor and ghostwriter. She was previously an Editorial Director for Viking Penguin and has also worked for Orion, Curtis Brown and Bookouture. Kate is actively building a list across fiction and non-fiction. You can find her on Twitter @Kate7Barker
Chloe Seager is responsible for the Northbank’s children’s and young adult book business as well as science fiction and fantasy. In children’s, Northbank represent all genres of young adult, middle-grade and age 5-8 fiction and non-fiction.
Chloe is herself a published author of young adult fiction, with her first novel Editing Emma published by HQ in 2017.