The Word Series
Agent and Editor Pitch Event
The Write Stuff
Help You Perfect Your Pitch
MORNING PITCH WORKSHOP PLUS
BONUS PITCH SESSIONS
Sat., Oct. 15, 2022 • $30 member/$50 non-member
- · Morning Workshop: 8:30 -11:30 a.m.Getting to ‘Yes’
Presenter: Lawrence Knorr, Sunbury Press, : How to Have Your Pitch Accepted by Your Chosen Publisher”
PLUS 1:00 - 4:00pm
- · Afternoon Sessions: One-on-One Agent Pitches
Exclusive 10-minute sessions with agent you select to pitch your story idea
- · Afternoon Pitch Critique
Receive a constructive critique on your story pitch.
SHORT FUSE/REGISTER QUICKLY: Your written pitch and the first 5 pages of your work must reach Charles Kiernan by
Details When You Register
First-Come, First-Served. Limited Sessions!
Time slots will be filled in order of registration, so sign up early if you want your agent/time slot!
The Pitching Agents Are:
Lawrence Knorr (also the workshop presenter) acquisition editor of Sunbury Press.
Sunbury Press is a rapidly growing publisher of a wide range of categories, and always seeking new titles to publish including: history, historical fiction, police procedurals, crime thrillers, horror, steam punk, young adult, current events, science, reference, art history, ANY local/regional history, humor, spiritual/metaphysical, self-help, professional, and memoirs. https://www.sunburypress.com/
Amy Giuffrida is with the Belcastro agency. Amy’s biggest joy was to put the perfect book in the hands of a teen and change their minds about reading. Amy turned this love into a career by reading romance slush for a publishing company, then interned for various literary agencies, until she became an associate literary agent in 2020.https://www.belcastroagency.com/about_us/
The Critique Agent is:
Michelle Lazurek is an agent with wordwise media services. Her interests are nonfiction and children's. with special interest in the christian realm (although not exclusively) including: self-help, christian living, leadership and spiritual growth. http://www.michellelazurek.com
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