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Summer 2014 manuscript evaluations with Gail Anderson-Dargatz

Gail's fiction manuscript evaluation schedule is almost full! Just a couple of blocks still open, in July and August 2014. For fees and details, click on Work With Gail and manuscript evaluations or email Gail's office directly at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

Gail is the internationally bestselling author of The Cure for Death by Lightning and A Recipe for Bees -- which were both short-listed for the prestigious Giller Prize -- as well as the national bestsellers A Rhinestone Button and Turtle Valley and many other books. She taught novel for nearly a decade in UBC's optional-residency MFA program.

What will publishing look like in the future? Writers imagine.

The changes in the publishing industry have been huge in the last decade. What will the industry look like in ten years? What do we want it to look like?

Some of Canada's best established and emerging writers imagined that future recently on Gail's public forum, Gail's Kitchen. To view the forum, click on the blackboard, Gail's Classroom to your right.

As part of that discussion, please check out Crystal Stranaghan's current guest blog Self-publishing 101. Click on guest blogs to view our entire list of guest bloggers.

Janie Chang on writing Three Souls

BC Book Prizes finalist Janie Chang writes about creating a sense of place in her currrent guest blog. To view, click on guest blogs to your left. 

Sandra Gulland on publishing The Shadow Queen

Does a writer ever get over those pre-release jitters? Not. Click on guest blogs to view bestselling author Sandra Gulland's thoughts on this one.

Sandra Gulland is the author of the Canadian bestseller Mistress of the Sun as well as the Josephine B. Trilogy, which has sold over a million copies in seventeen languages worldwide. Her fifth novel, The Shadow Queen, will be published in Canada and the US on April 8. 

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