Prior to going freelance, Karina worked for a university, a bookstore, an IT consulting firm, and a recruitment agency, and published short stories, including the Nebula Award nominated “An End to All Things.” Though she still thinks of Toronto as her home, Karina now lives in a small, lakefront community in rural Ontario, Canada, where she may be found experimenting with strange foods, dancing in the kitchen, and making things from sparkly beads.
Kat Ellis is a young adult writer from North Wales.
His debut novel, Eren, will be published in September '14 by Constable & Robinson.
After getting a BA in English Simon moved to Japan for three and a half years to work as a teacher / adventurer.
After participating in countless writing contests as a querying writer, she is ridiculously excited to be giving back and helping out on the other side of things!
(I've also been a Production Intern and Editorial Assistant at Simon & Schuster, a Publicity Intern at Harper Collins, and a Fashion Intern at Maxim, so, I'm pretty into that whole publishing thing.) I’m repped by the awesometastic Lana Popovic at Zachary Shuster Harmsworth, and my debut novel, BEHIND THE SCENES, will be published by Spencer Hill Contemporary on June 24, 2014.
You can find me on Twitter as @Miss Dahl ELama and blogging at The Daily Dahlia, YA Misfits, and B&N Book Blog.
Karina Sumner-Smith is a fantasy author and freelance writer represented by Sara Megibow of the Nelson Literary Agency.
Her debut novel, Radiant, will be published by Skyhorse Publishing’s new SF/F imprint Talos in October 2014.