News flash! Mini-Conference adds fourth agent to roster
FWA’s Spring Mini-Conference, scheduled for April 20 in Altamonte Springs, Florida, has added a fourth interview opportunity to its roster of agents and acquisition editors. Here they are.
Joann Robinson, representing Cricket Cottage Publishing and actively looking for children’s (both picture books and early readers), YA, mystery, sci-fi, and historical (both fiction and non).
Veronica Helen Hart, representing Double Edge Press and looking for new and established authors of uplifting stories that may be pointedly spiritual or generally uplifting. Double Edge Press is interested in a wide range of genres and requests that stories have a Christian world view. They are not looking for children’s books or poetry.
Saritza Hernandez, representing Corvisiero Literary agency and looking for general fiction and strong erotic romance in the following subgenres: intercultural romance, BDSM erotica/erotic romance, sci-fi/fantasy romance, steampunk & cyberpunk romance, historical romance (emphasis on Ancient Egypt, Caribbean/MesoAmerican), paranormal romance, and GLBT-themed YA.
Virginia Nelson, representing Champagne Books and looking for contemporary romance with a higher degree of sensuality, historical romance (with a preference for highlander), mystery/suspense, thriller, sci fi/fantasy (not necessarily with romantic elements), and erotic romance, regardless of the combination. She is not looking for biographies, nonfiction, or YA work.
FWA’s mini-conferences are cozy and intimate—great places to network and learn!
When: April 20, 2013 – Registration opens at 7:30 a.m., workshops begin at 8 a.m.
Where: Altamonte Springs Chapel, 825 E Altamonte Drive [Route 436], Altamonte Springs 32701
Cost: $59 for FWA members, $79 for nonmembers, interviews $25 until April 1 then $40
Food: Continental breakfast, all-day beverages, lunch, snacks
Workshops: Either Vic DiGenti’s full-day Mystery Writer or a full lineup of 11 other choices
Door Prizes: Of course!
Keynote Speaker: Adrian Fogelin
More information: http://www.floridawriters.net/2013_FWA_Conferences.html or contact ConferenceMarketing@FloridaWriters.net.