ITEM: A 60-minute Skype brainstorm around your YA or children’s novel with Speckled Pen
DETAILS: Enjoy a Skype brainstorm of your work in progress with an industry expert, with follow-up notes. Prior to the brainstorm we’ll chat and identify key points to be covered in 60 minutes, then we’ll meet via Skype and aim to unlock a piece of your work.
BIO: The Bookseller Rising Star of 2017, Karen Ball has 25 years’ experience in the children’s publishing industry, and has commissioned bestselling series including Beast Quest and Frankie’s Magic Football. She is a co-founder of the Book Bound writing retreat and now runs her own publishing consultancy,Speckled Pen.
WHO CAN BID: Worldwide