Annaliese Avery

Scotland Programme Leader and Golden Egg Editor

Annaliese has been running creative writing workshops in schools across East Anglia for children, young adults and adults for years.

She holds an MA in Creative Writing and has edited children and young adult fiction on a freelance basis for many years. Annaliese is also known as a children’s book influencer, lending her expertise and support to promoting new and emerging talent. A Golden Egg writer herself, Annaliese has trained with Imogen Cooper to take on the role as Programme Leader for Scotland. She has cultivated a relationship with literary agents Lindsey Fraser and Kathryn Ross, of Fraser Ross Associates, who will act as Industry Specialists for Scotland.