Talk - Clare Hey: Promoting New Writers

Tue 08/11/16 7:30 PM - 9:45 PM

The editor Clare Hey is the speaker at the November meeting of the Hampshire Writers’ Society.

Clare is currently the Senior Commissioning Editor for Fiction at Simon & Schuster; from January 3rd 2017, she will be the Publishing Director at Orion Fiction.  Such well-known authors as Lionel Shriver, Tracy Chevalier and Santa Montefiore feature in her list, and she has an excellent track record when it comes to promoting new writers.  Women’s fiction, historical fiction, reading group fiction and award-winning fiction are her primary interests as an editor and a publisher.  This evening she will tackle ‘What editors look for in a submission’. All are welcome to attend.