A literary representative advocates for the author and their works across multiple media forms and helps them to build a writing career. Melanie Ostell has more than twenty-five years’ experience in the Australian book publishing industry across a range of roles including editor, publisher and educator. She works closely with her authors to ensure their manuscripts or non-fiction publishing proposals are sufficiently developed before embarking on the path to publication.
Areas of interest are listed below, and do not include poetry, plays or expansive traditional fantasy.
- biography and memoir
- natural history
- high-quality commercial
- select YA and middle-grade fiction