**Sharyn has been re-scheduled to 9am AEST**Â
Sharyn November will be on the Forums from 1pm AEST.
Sharyn November is Senior Editor for Viking Children’s Books and Puffin Books, and Editorial Director of Firebird Books, a mainly paperback (reprint) imprint publishing fantasy and science fiction for teenagers and adults. Her many authors include Laurie Halse Anderson, John Barnes, T.C. Boyle, Charles de Lint, Nina Kiriki Hoffman, Carol Emshwiller, Pamela Dean, Diana Wynne Jones, Graham Joyce, Sara Ryan, Sharon Shinn, and the editorial team of Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling.
She has edited two anthologies for Firebird: Firebirds, called “the best fantasy anthology of 2003” by The Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror (17th edition), and the just-published Firebirds Rising. She was named a World Fantasy Award Finalist (Professional Category) in both 2004 and 2005 — in 2004 specifically for Firebird, in 2005 for editing.