2016 Media Releases

So you want to be an author?

19 October 2016

6.30pm, Wednesday 9 November
Chatswood Library on The Concourse 
Lower Ground, 409 Victoria Avenue, Chatswood
FREE event
Dust off those manuscripts and find out how to get your work published at So you want to be an author? a free workshop presented by Lisa Hanrahan, Director of Rockpool Publishing.
Sharing some of the best-kept secrets of the publishing industry today, Lisa will explore genres of books and current trends; how to promote yourself and deliver the perfect pitch on your manuscript; the pros and cons of an agent; and understanding the advantages and challenges in traditional publishing vs. self-publishing.
Lisa Hanrahan has more than 25 years’ experience in the industry and is currently Publishing Director of Rockpool Publishing and Love & Write Publishing, as well as Director of the Australian Publishers Association and leads the Independent Publishers Committee.  
This is a free event but bookings are essential, please visit www.willoughby.nsw.gov.au/library    

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