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Philippa Milnes-Smith

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Philippa Milnes-Smith is The Soho Agency’s specialist in children’s books and media as well as its managing director. Her work ranges from picture books, middle grade fiction and commercial series, to ground-breaking illustrated books and innovative non-fiction. She is looking for new and more diverse talent.

Her wide range of internationally best-selling and award-winning clients include two UK Children’s Laureates – Chris Riddell and Lauren Child – and former Irish Laureate na nÓg Niamh Sharkey. She is a past president of the Association of Authors’ Agents and a former chair of the Children’s Book Circle.

Saturday 30 January 2021

Start Your Story

A Beginner's Guide to Writing and Illustrating for Children
Date 30 January 2021
Time 10:00 am
Location Zoom
Admission €25

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