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Congratulations to Flood Manuscripts' client Dinuka McKenzie on winning the 2020 Banjo Prize, signing with Alex Adsett and contracting with HarperCollins with her engaging crime manuscript 'Flood Debris'.
Congratulations to Flood Manuscripts' client Mark Furness on the publication of the first volume in his second series, Firefly Electrics 1 'Justice Machine'. These eccentric inner-city Sydney crusaders are a whole new adventure in crime capers and my favourite series of the year so far.
Congratulations to Flood Manuscripts' client Alison Booth on the publication of her fifth novel, 'The Philosopher's Daughters', an engrossing view of the collision between two emancipated and artful English sisters and the very different sensibilities of outback Northern Territory in early twentieth century Australia.
Congratulations to Flood Manuscripts' client Judey Bennett on the publication of her first novella, 'Spirit in the Sky', a mystery adventure involving indigenous spirit, aeroplanes and romance.
Congratulations to Flood Manuscripts' client Peter Dann on signing his much redrafted, oh-so-likeable baby boomer novel manuscript, 'Household Appliances and How to Fix Them: A Repairman's Guide' with ALM.
Congratulations to Flood Manuscripts' US client Woodlief Thomas on winning the Del Sol Press 2018 1st Novel Competition (judged by Robert Olen Butler) with his luminous manuscript 'Just Off Elysian Fields'.


Assessment (Appraisal, Evaluation):
What about me? A book for parents of children on the Autism Spectrum. Tiffany Burton(SA). Non-fiction. Assess. May '19. Delayed
Elsewhere. Paul Jackson(UK). Fantasy. Reassess. Feb '20. Delayed
Novel. Anon(NSW). Mainstream. Assess. Apr-May '20. Delayed
Eternum. Dustin Rielly(WA). Sci-fi. Reassess. Sept '20. Delayed.
Game Play. Judey Bennett(NSW). Crime/Adventure. Reassess. Oct '20.
Troppo Rendang Fever Man. Paul Dudley(VIC). Crime Thriller. Assess. Nov '20
Deo De Wit(NSW). Thriller. Assess. Nov '20

Short or e-Assessment (Appraisal, Evaluation):
Falling Feather. Marcus Meinhold(QLD). Novella. e-Assess. '20.

Bewitching Tales. Aleksandra Zaric(NSW). Junior Fiction Quintet. from Sept '19.

Ms. Development/Edit:
Eye of Salvation. Jeannie White(Vic). Mainstream Fiction. MsDev. from Jun '19.
Whimsy Wonderland. Alexandra Zaric(NSW). Kids Fantasy. Structural Edit. Sept '19 delayed.
All That I Forgot. Anne Howell(NSW). Mainstream Fiction. MsDev. from Feb '20.
Dogs of War II: By Executive Request. T.R.Gabriel(USA). Proof & Copy Edit. Action Thriller. October '20.
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