Meeting writers on the page since 1996

Sheila McIlwraith worked as a writers’ agent for many years, then as a commissioning editor with André Deutsch.  Authors she has worked with include Julian Barnes, Sarah Dunant, Sally Cline, Patricia Ferguson and Peter Mayle, and the books she has advised on and edited range from literary and popular fiction, through biography, history, popular medicine and science, travel, and all sorts of general nonfiction.  Latterly, she has been teaching creative writing and English literature in Scottish secondary schools and FE colleges.  She was educated in Glasgow and Oxford.

For TLC Sheila reads fiction and general non-fiction