Free Webinar!

From Research to Red Flags to Representation:

How to Find the Right Agent for YOU!

with Emma Walton Hamilton and Julie Hedlund

November 9th | 8pm Eastern/ 5pm Pacific


Don't just find an agent.

Find the RIGHT agent.

Getting a literary agent is a worthy goal for any picture book writer, but if you don't find the right one, it can be tough on your career and your psyche. Let us show you how to research agents, so you can find the one that's right for you. In this webinar, you'll learn:

  • What Good Agents Do (you might surprised...)
  • The Best Resources for Researching Agents
  • Red (and Yellow) Flags to Watch Out For
  • What to Ask BEFORE Signing on the Dotted Line
  • How The Complete Picture Book Submissions System works
  • Plus, we'll answer your questions!

The webinar is is free, but you do need to sign up to join us November 9th at 8pm ET/5pm PT. A limited-time replay will be available if you can't make it live.



Your Hosts

Emma Walton Hamilton

NYT Bestselling Author, Freelance Editor, and Podcast Host

Emma Walton Hamilton is a best-selling children’s book author, editor and writing coach. With her mother, actress/author Julie Andrews, Emma has co-authored over thirty children’s books, eight of which have been on the NY Times Bestseller list, including The Very Fairy Princess series. She is Director of the Children’s Lit Fellows program at Stony Brook University and co-host of the Julie's Library Podcast.

Julie Hedlund

Award-winning Author and Founder of the 12 x 12 Picture Book Writing Challenge

Julie Hedlund is an award-winning picture book author and founder of the 12 x 12 Picture Book Writing Challenge. Since 2012, 12 x 12 has encouraged thousands of picture book writers to get their stories out of their heads and onto the page. Julie is a frequent speaker at writing retreats and conferences. Her picture book credits include My Love For You is the Sun and A Troop is a Group of Monkeys. Her latest book, Over, Bear! Under Where? debuts this fall.

Join us November 9th at 8pm ET/5pm PT!

Can't make it live? No problem! A limited-time replay wll be available after the event.