Agent, Jamie Cowen, Director at The Ampersand Agency.
Director at The Ampersand Agency, will be in conversation with one
of his authors, Ali Harper, at The Leeds
Library on Thursday 17th May.
What do literary agents do? Do you need one? How do
you get one? It’s a golden opportunity for writers to ask all those
questions and get some great advice.
Jamie and Ali will talk about the author-agent
relationship, what it means for both of them and how they worked
together on The Disappeared, Ali’s debut novel
which is published in eBook by Harper Collins on 18th May. Followed
by a Q&A.
Tickets for this event are £5 +
Eventbrite booking fee, including a drink.
anticipate that this event will be very popular so please book your
ticket in advance here.
open at 7pm.
Cowen has worked in publishing for 15 years. Before
joining Ampersand in 2013 he was a commissioning editor at
HarperCollins, and prior to that he worked in legal and contracts
departments at Harper Collins and the Hachette Group.
Ali Harper writes
feminist crime fiction. Her first novel, The Disappeared, will be published by
HarperCollins in May 2018. An option for TV and film rights has
also just been signed with Yorkshire-based Duck Soup Films. Ali
lives in Leeds, where she teaches creative writing and has just
completed a PhD.