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  • Workshop 2: Speed Dating: Pitch your Book/Idea to Publishers, Agents and Editors

    October 14 | 1 – 4:30 p.m. (with 20 min break)  |  Fairmont Chateau Whistler | $50

    Get smack-dab in front of publishing decision-makers for 15 minutes to pitch your book or story idea one-on-one, and receive feedback. Don’t have a book to pitch? Take this opportunity to ask questions about what the publishers are looking for. Come prepared with a 5 minute pitch and/or questions for the publishers, agents and editors. Meet Lynn Henry (Penguin Random House), Shelly Tanaka (Groundwood), Rachel Letofsky (Cook Agency), Tara Walker (Penguin Random House Kids), Howard White (Harbour Publishing), Vici Johnstone (Caitlin Press), Rodger Touchie (Heritage House), Pat Touchie (Touchwood), and Carolyn Swayze (Carolyn Swayze Literary Agency). The session includes up to two pitches of your choice, on a first-come, first- choice basis.

    Presented by Marquis Printing.

    The following agents/publishers are now full - Carolyn Swayze, Lynn Henry, Rachel Letofsky, Tara Walker and Shelley Tanaka only has only two spots left.

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