Sheila Drummond, Director
Phone 03 5427 3644
PO Box 572
Woodend VIC 3442
Submission notes (for full submission guidelines please click here):
— We do not accept submissions from outside Australia, unless the author is an Australian or New Zealand citizen.
— We consider both fiction and non-fiction for adults and YA fiction, but not fantasy or science fiction.
— We do not consider educational materials, poetry, plays, film scripts or children’s picture books.
— We prefer an initial inquiry by phone, email or letter telling us something about the project and prospective author. If we are interested, we will ask you to send either part of, or the entire manuscript . We try to read and respond within 6-8 weeks of receipt of the manuscript.
This small personalised agency located north of Melbourne was established in 1997 by Sheila Drummond. She has over 30 years’ experience in the publishing industry working with multinational and independent publishers in a variety of roles. The agency represents adult and children’s authors for fiction and serious non-fiction and has award-winners and best-sellers among its client list. A network of sub-agents in many territories enables the sale of world English language and translation rights to be offered to clients. Please check the website for submission guidelines, our international sub-agents and our authors. Please make an email inquiry with a brief description of you and your work before submitting material.