Events

Introduction to Children’s Book Publishing
The Illustration Department
Online
September 17, 2020, 12pm ET

A two-hour seminar for anyone who wants to understand the children’s publishing process. Covering topics including: Why do I need an agent? How do I find one? What goes in a query letter? What do editors look for in submissions? What are the metrics of success for a published book? Advance registration required.

Virtual book launch party for The Campaign
BookPeople
Online
September 29, 4pm CT

No matter where you are in the world, I hope you’ll join me to celebrate the release of my new middle grade novel, The Campaign! Event details to be revealed…

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Information on school visits for kids and teens

Information on presentations for writers’ conferences and retreats