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Alex an Arts Leader in 2019

We are very pleased to announce that our Alex Adsett has been accepted into the Australia Council’s next cohort of twenty Arts Leaders for the Arts Leadership Program in 2019/2020. The Australia Council has announced the next cohort of participants … Continue reading

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AAPS welcomes Favel Parrett

AAPS is delighted to announce Martin Shaw‘s latest signing to the agency: acclaimed Melbourne novelist Favel Parrett! Martin writes: “I remember so well when I first met Favel. Her publisher, Hachette, put on a little event one evening for booksellers … Continue reading

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Pitching opportunities with AAPS

Hi Everyone, We have just confirmed some exciting speaking and pitching opportunities for the last part of 2018, and updated the Where We Are page accordingly. Over the next few months, Alex will be taking manuscript assessments, or direct pitches … Continue reading

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WE’LL SHOW THE WORLD UP FOR 3 QLAs

We are delighted to congratulate the amazing Jackie Ryan for receiving THREE nominations in the 2018 Queensland Literary Awards Shortlists, for her incredible work of research and passion, We’ll Show The World: Expo 88. This story of Brisbane’s almighty struggle … Continue reading

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UQP Acquires Meg Mundell’s second novel

The Trespassers, the second novel by Meg Mundell, the Melbourne-based author of Black Glass (Scribe, 2011), has been acquired by Aviva Tuffield at the University of Queensland Press after what literary agent Martin Shaw from Alex Adsett Publishing Services describes as “a … Continue reading

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