Speaker: Sam Eades
Sam Eades was a publicist and is now an editor
with nine years' experience within the trade publishing industry,
having previously worked at Transworld Publishers, Headline and
Macmillan. Eades has won multiple PPC awards for her campaigns on
The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman; The
Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey and The Taxidermist's
Daughter by Kate Mosse.
Eades joined Orion in 2015 as a Senior Commissioning Editor
and Associate Publicist, working in the Orion Fiction team. She is
now commissioning commercial fiction for Trapeze, looking for great
writing with a broad appeal. She is looking for standout voices in
the crime, psychological suspense, reading group and women's
Sam's session is Launching a Debut on a Low Budget.