Live interview with Emma Smith [Editorial Director, Ebury Publishing]
Join BookMachine on Wednesday 15th April 2020 at 1pm for a short yet inspiring discussion with Emma Smith on what working in Editorial is really like.
We will talk about Emma’s lists and what inspires her team at Ebury Publishing. We will also discuss whether an author platform is important and how her Editorial team work across the business.
Emma Smith is Editorial Director at Ebury, Penguin Random House and acquires for the entertainment list. She is always looking for emerging talking points, trends, standout pop culture titles and new talent rising through diverse platforms. Previous commissions include Sunday Times bestsellers such as The Ordnance Survey Puzzle Book, Part-Time Working Mummy’s Patchwork Life and the My Favorite Murder podcast book. She works with the UK’s most followed poet, Nikita Gill, and this year her publishing includes the psychological consultant who made Villanelle so convincing with Making a Psychopath as well as an Instagram queen of the planning world.