Norwalk Inn and Conference Center
​99 East Ave, Norwalk, CT
September 8-10, 2017  
Fiction Fest 2017

How it Works:


  • Complete your registration and pay in full for conference
  • The event is limited to 100 participants, preregistration is required (see above)
  • Before the conference, an email will be sent instructing you to use Sign-up Genius and choose one agent or editor
  • Based on availability we will try to match you with your preferred publishing professional 
  • Bring the first page of your manuscript, double-spaced, one-inch margins all around, in 12 point Times New Roman font
  • A table will be assigned with an agent or editor, as well as a published author
  • The published author will read your page aloud and the agent or editor will offer feedback. No one else at the table is allowed to comment
  • You can present your page anonymously or identify yourself
  • Each feedback session will last no more than five minutes
  • If the agent or editor is interested in seeing more, she or he can let you know
  • One critique per attendee​


Deadline: August 25, 2017, 11:59 PM EST


Manuscript Checklist:


All manuscripts must be formatted correctly or they will not be reviewed.


Bring with you the first page of your manuscript as follows:


  • Double-spaced
  • 12 point Times New Roman font
  • One inch margins all around
  • Title, genre and word count on top of the first page

Agent and editor critiques are included with registration but are limited by available table space. If you are interested in the agent-editor roundtables you must sign up when you register for the conference