The Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) British Isles will once again help fresh, new voices in children’s literature find agents and publishers through its Undiscovered Voices project.
The Undiscovered Voices team will launch the project with an event at Foyles on Charing Cross Road on 14th May 2015 at 6:30 p.m. At the event, several of the judges will offer invaluable advice for writers and illustrators who plan to submit to the anthology.
Reserve your free ticket by visiting the Foyles event website at http://www.foyles.co.uk/Public/Events/Detail.aspx?eventId=2528.
The following judges will select the extracts and illustrations to be included in the anthology:
Jon Appleton, Hodder Children’s Books
Ali Ardington, Stripes Publishing
Ed Burns, Advocate Art Agency
Barry Cunningham, Chicken House
Sheri Gee, Folio Society
Jodie Hodges, United Agents
Rachel Mann, Simon and Schuster
Polly Nolan, The Greenhouse Literary Agency
Anna Power, Johnson & Alcock
Kate Shaw, The Viney Agency
Will Steele, Random House
Caroline Walsh, David Higham Associates