Pre-reading Requirement: All Children’s or Young Adults Manuscripts:
Picture books: 2 texts
Novels: 10 pages (Double spaced) + one page synopsis (single spaced). It is preferrable that these be submitted in a single document
Illustrations: 4 – 5 samples.
You will also need to send a photograph and a small 100 word BIO on yourself, and the direction you plan to go with your writing/illustrating as a career in the future.
Work must be emailed to info@cyaconference by 05 June 2017.
Pitches are strictly limited to a maximum of 15 minutes.
Please note times slots are NOT guaranteed and actual pitch times will be confirmed the week before conference.
Preference will be given to conference attendees when the final allocations are announced.
Terms and Conditions
While all speakers and tutors have confirmed their appearance, no responsibility can be accepted for any changed circumstances that are beyond our control.
Refund and Cancellation policy
CYA will not issue any refund for these sessions once bookings have been completed under any circumstances.
A photographer will be in attendance at the CYA Conference. The purchase of a ticket implies permission to use the photos for archival and marketing purposes.