FLOOD DEBRIS WINS BANJO PRIZE

FLOOD DEBRIS WINS BANJO PRIZE

After the exciting news last week that emerging crime novelist Dinuka McKenzie has signed with Alex Adsett Literary, we are beyond thrilled that this week she has won the Banjo Prize for fiction with Harper Collins! Dinuka’s debut crime Flood Debris, is an...
Screen Deal for McAlister’s Valentine

Screen Deal for McAlister’s Valentine

Alex Adsett Literary is delighted to announce that the incredible YA supernatural series Valentine by Jodi McAlister has been optioned for screen by Like A Photon Creative.  The trilogy, Valentine, Ironheart, and Misrule, published by Penguin Random House features a...
Pitching opportunities in a time of COVID

Pitching opportunities in a time of COVID

I am pretty clear on my submission guidelines that authors who would like to submit to the agency need to have met a few criteria – they need to be recommended by someone I know and trust (Sidenote #1 this means you have to ask someone I know to actually get in...
Lack of diversity in Australian publishing

Lack of diversity in Australian publishing

“If you have some power, then your job is to empower somebody else” – Toni Morrison Like everyone, I have been shocked and horrified by the violent racial discrimination exploding once again in the US, and shamed and horrified by the ongoing racial discrimination here...
Smashed Avocado TV Deal

Smashed Avocado TV Deal

Alex Adsett Publishing Services is delighted to announce the sale of film and television rights for Nicole Haddow’s Smashed Avocado: How I Cracked the Property Market and You Can Too (published by Nero) to the incredible team at Good Thing Productions. The sale was...