"I always wondered that actually, whether when the time came we would have to change the spelling to American English or whether it could be left the same. I like the idea of travelling their for research - wonder how sucessful you need to be to get…"
"I'm in Perth too, and i've done the same with my manuscript, actually the entire thing is set in the states, had to do a big change around when i realised how their highschool exam system worked..
Did you make it to the writers festival a…"
G'day from Australia.
The market for Young Adult in Australia is tiny. Very few agents in Australia will take young adult manuscripts so the majority of Australian authors i know skip the Australian industry and query directly to the US…"
welcome! If you're ready to drive in, I'd encourage you to check out the first pages crit group. We have lots of great first five pages up, just waiting for feedback from members like you. Hope to see you there!