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Mar 3

Wednesday Wisdom: Live Interview with Tig Wallace (Hachette Children’s)

3 March, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm GMT

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Mark your diaries, as on Wednesday 3rd March from 1–1:30pm GMT you can tune into a live inspiring Wednesday Wisdom Q&A with Tig Wallace, Senior Commissioning Editor at Hachette Children’s.

During the session, you can find out about the aims of the children’s list, the challenges faced by the team as they look to achieve their goals in 2021, and what’s changed for them since everything shifted last year.

We’ll also be opening up the session to audience questions in the last 10 minutes of the Q&A, so be sure to come prepared. We hope to see you there!


About Wednesday Wisdom

This series is designed to give you a brief, inspiring insight into the working lives and projects of publishing experts, and the help you learn more about the services that can take you to the next level. On selected Wednesdays throughout the year, take a break and join us on Zoom for live these Q&As to top up your motivation and learn something new.

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About Tig

Tig Wallace grew up in a town between London and Oxford, where he spent the holidays as an underpaid runner on the James Bond movies. He started his publishing career interning at Penguin, HarperCollins, and Bloomsbury. After a brief and eye-opening experience at Condé Nast involving a dead dog and Cold War boiler suits, Tig joined the team at Penguin Children’s as editorial assistant, just before the merger with Random House.

Tig spent six years at PRH, working on books and brands including the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series and the Waterstones Prize-shortlisted This Mortal Coil. Now a senior commissioning editor at Hachette, Tig works across middle grade, YA and crossover fiction, with authors including Mitch Johnson, Ben Brooks, and Leigh Bardugo.

Follow Tig on Twitter @TigWallace



3 March, 2021
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm GMT
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