Virginia Lloyd

HELPING AUTHORS FIND A LITERARY AGENT AND GET PUBLISHED

Submissions to Hachette Australia

Submissions to Hachette Australia

If you're researching Australian book publishers accepting unsolicited manuscripts and have decided to prepare a submission to Hachette Australia, you need to pay careful attention to the guidelines on the publisher’s website. This post is designed to help you prepare...

A list of Australian literary agents

A list of Australian literary agents

While it's not essential to get a literary agent in Australia to land a traditional publishing deal, you'll have a much stronger chance of success if you do. Consider this list of Australian literary agents a companion piece to my post listing Australian publishers...

A silver lining in the time of coronavirus

A silver lining in the time of coronavirus

As someone who's worked from home for a long time now, my challenges with self-quarantine are about juggling homeschooling with earning a living, more than keeping my job in the first place. Every day, as I hear the sirens course through my neighbourhood, I'm...

Getting published: The Talking Cure

Getting published: The Talking Cure

The path to getting published took much longer than my clients Professional Gillian Straker and Dr Jacqui Winship expected, but their wonderful book The Talking Cure is now available in Australia and South Africa. About The Talking Cure 'Until you make the unconscious...

Dogs and books and happy authors

Dogs and books and happy authors

My client Guy Hull's wonderful book telling the story of the dog in Australian history, The Dogs that Made Australia, launched last weekend in the picturesque surrounds of Bowral in the southern highlands. Here I am with Guy at The Bookshop Bowral, 309 Bong Bong Road....

Upcoming events for Girls at the Piano

Upcoming events for Girls at the Piano

Radio has been very kind to my new book, Girls at the Piano. I've gathered here links to all the radio interviews I've had so far. I wanted to alert you to a new interview airing on Monday 30th April on the Arts Monday program on Eastside Radio (89.7fm), which...

My radio interview on ABC Conversations

My radio interview on ABC Conversations

I was thrilled to talk to the lovely and charming Sarah Kanowski today on radio for ABC Conversations, one of the national broadcaster's most-downloaded podcasts. The interview was a sheer delight, made particularly enjoyable for me knowing that Sarah genuinely...

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