The Killer Pitch with Literary Agent Simon Trewin
Bestselling Sam Blake chats to Simon Trewin about what catches an agent’s eye, famous hits and misses
and his top ten tips for writing a killer pitch. Giving examples of pitches that worked, find out how to make your book irresistible to a literary agent.
Simon Trewin has been a literary agent for 25 years and has worked with authors who have been shortlisted for, or won, most of the major literary and commercial awards in the UK. He is a former Secretary of The Association Of Authors Agents and a two-time nominee for Literary Agent Of The Year. Alongside his UK clients he has a special passion for Irish writers and numbers many among his client list including Sam Blake, John Boyne, Mary Costello, Sarah Maria Griffin, Claire Kilroy, Paul Lynch and Martin Roper. He can be reached via Simon.trewin.co.uk or on Instagram @simontrewin
He is also the founder of the letterpress and design studio The Garage Press @thegaragepress
Smock Alley Main Space
Sunday 3 November 2019
5.00pm-6.00pm | €12/€10