Once a publisher/editor, CATHIE TASKER has edited and commissioned nearly 800 books and now works full-time as a teacher for the Australian Writers Centre. She's passionate about books, reading and online learning. Cathie has worked with Australia's leading trade and children's book publishers — HarperCollinsPublishers, Scholastic Australia and Koala Books. She judges literary awards for fun, and has worked with the CBCA, the Aurealis Awards and others.
Cathie sees her most important skill as teaching writing and working as a structural or developmental editor to help authors shape and develop their work. She is a member of FEN (Freelance Editors Network) and works as a teacher, mentor, manuscript assessor and speaker.
As an editor and publisher she worked on popular and award-winning titles, many of which are still in print.
Contact Cathie —
Email — cathie[at]cathietasker.com
Twitter — @CathieTasker — https://twitter.com/CathieTasker
Facebook — https://www.facebook.com/cathie.tasker
See Cathie's Linked In page — http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=213501442&trk=nav_responsive_tab_profile_pic
Cathie is a member of the Freelance Editors' Network
Cathie is well respected in the industry and was invited to update the Australasian content of The Oxford Companion to Children's Literature in 2015.
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