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New agent Rochelle Fernandez

New agent Rochelle Fernandez

In our biggest piece of news yet, we can at last reveal Rochelle Fernandez is joining Alex Adsett Literary as a new Australian literary agent. Rochelle is a former publisher at HarperCollins and has almost twenty years experience in Australian publishing. As an...

Introducing new Assistant Lin Li Wan

Introducing new Assistant Lin Li Wan

Alex Adsett Literary is growing! I am so excited to introduce my incredible new assistant Lin Li Wan! Lin has just graduated Arts/Law from UQ, and is studying her Masters in Publishing. She is the unicorn of a young publisher – she adores reading, is incredibly...

Introducing intern Mahima Jacob

Introducing intern Mahima Jacob

Introducing Mahima Jacob, another of the incredible interns I have been lucky to work with over the past semester. Mahima is the first in my “catch and release” program for law students*. I have stolen her away to show her the exciting world of publishing that awaits...

Introducing Intern Lydia Terry

Introducing Intern Lydia Terry

At Alex Adsett Literary, we have been lucky enough to work with some amazing interns over the years. They all come to us via university publishing courses around Australia, and even in the beforetimes, they worked with us almost entirely remotely, providing invaluable...

New Agency name and new website

New Agency name and new website

After twelve years in business, Alex Adsett Publishing Services is rebranding as Alex Adsett Literary. We are still acting in the dual roles of Literary Agent and Publishing Consultant, with Alex's consultancy services available to help authors navigate their...

The Subjugate optioned by Aquarius Pictures

The Subjugate optioned by Aquarius Pictures

Aquarius Films and Anonymous Content Partner to produce ‘The Subjugate’ Dystopian sci-fi thriller series based on the acclaimed novel by Amanda Bridgeman Leading independent production companies Aquarius Films and Anonymous Content have joined forces to produce the...

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 incredible...

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