January Schmooze: 01/29/2014 Nuts & Bolts of Writing for Children & Teens
10:00 am - 11:00 am, Barnes & Noble,
10 am - 12 pm Arts Council of
Martha will offer her expert overview of speculative fiction, including tips, resources, exercises and practical advice. Bring your questions for a time of Q&A. Copies of Martha’s books will be available for purchase—cash or check or only. Registration: $20 for SCBWI members or $25 for non-members. Seating is limited. Please let us know you are coming by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org and then paying at the door. We look forward to seeing you!
Children's Literature Book Club: January Reading List: My Father's Daughter (Father's Arcane Daughter) by E. L. Konigsburg, Locomotive by Brian Floca (PB), Details about this year’s CLBC will be coming soon. We are planning to meet on January 30th. Bring Brian Floca PBs to share.
Don't miss out! A New York Times Bestselling YA Author comes to College Station! Rachel Caine will appear at the Ringer Library on Feb. 11th from 4-6 p.m. to promote her new book PRINCE OF SHADOWS, a retelling of Romeo and Juliet. Rachel Caine is the author of the popular Morganville Vampires series and more than forty novels. Call the library for further details 979-764-3416.
Way to go, DiCamillo, Floca, and Sedgwick!
HAVE A NOVEL UNDER YOUR BELT?
Polish it! Consider entering the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Contest.
REVISION TIPS & TRICKS
12 Tips for revising.
BRAZOS VALLEY SCBWI SCHEDULE
BV Event Lineup for 2014
And last, but certainly not least, an inspiring video of 17 year-old Sam Berns and his "Philosophy on a Happy Life". You don't want to miss this TEDxMidAtlantic talk with an incredible and wise young man.
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