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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'.
Congratulations to Flood Manuscripts' client Emma Harcourt on the publication of her period multicultural romance novel 'The Shanghai Wife' by HarperCollins.
Congratulations to Flood Manuscripts' client Dinuka McKenzie on winning the Affirm Press/Tablo 'The Perfect Crime' competition, a search for Australia's best undiscovered crime writer, with her manuscript 'Flood Debris'.
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Congratulations to Flood Manuscripts' client Marlish Glorie on making the 2018 Newcastle Short Story Competition list with her story 'Red Dust & Pearls'. Check out her novel on the Published page.
See Flood Manuscripts' client Yvonne Fein discuss her work, and the power of stories to change minds and hearts, at the Australian Short Story Festival in Perth 19-21 October. See FMss Facebook page for links.


Assessment (Appraisal, Evaluation):
2084:The Life & Times of 60792 Smith S. Doug Duncan(AU). Speculative. July '17 Delayed.
Tomorrow. Ray Hammond(WA). Non-fiction. July '17. Delayed.
Santa's Cloudy Christmas(NSW). Sylvia Webber. Early Reader/Middle Grade. Sept '18.
Murder in Newcastle. Carol Wakeman(NSW). Period Fiction. Sept '18
Elsewhere(cont.). Paul Jackson(UK). Fantasy. Sept '18.
Mating Season. Yael Eytan (Vic). Speculative. Oct '18. Delayed
Brontide. Ashleigh Archer (NSW). Historical Fiction. Oct-Nov '18.
In Honour of Harriette. Pamela Staff (Qld). Biography. Reassess Nov '18.
Drake House Mysteries 1. Jim Patel(Vic). Middle Grade. Assess. Nov '18.
Maunder. Breedles Publishing. YA Speculative. Reassess. Dec '18
Brontide. Ashleigh Archer (NSW). Historical Fiction. Reassess. Jan '19.

Short or e-Assessment (Appraisal, Evaluation):
The What and Who; you know. Simon Dyer(Vic). Script. Assess. Sept '18

Damonica. Aleksandra Zaric(NSW). Junior Horror. Oct '18.

Ms. Development/Edit:
Deeply: Too much too late. A.M.Jaxon(WA). Erotic Crime. Proof&Copy Edit. May '18
My Secret Life Vol. 2. Christine Cowin(NSW). Memoir. Edit. Aug-Sept '18.
Dialogos. Addison Griffis(USA). Western/Literary. Proof&Copy Edit. Sept '18.
Mating Season. Yael Eytan(Vic). Speculative. Structural Edit. Nov/Dec '18. Delayed
My Secret Life Vol. 3. Christine Cowin(NSW). Memoir. Edit. Dec '18.
Mating Season. Yael Eytan(Vic). Speculative. Proof&Copy Edit. Dec/Jan '18/19.
My Secret Life Vol. 4. Christine Cowin(NSW). Memoir. Edit. Mar '19.
Eye of Salvation. Jeannie White(Vic). Mainstream. Edit. Jun '19.

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