Our annual How
To Write For Children & Young Adults conference will be back in
2018, with a day of writing workshops and panel discussions on Saturday
24th February. Meet experts of children’s publishing, and find out
how to improve your writing and how best to increase your chances of
In the morning,
choose a practical workshop session with a successful children’s authors,
who will offer essential advice on aspects of the writing process. You
can learn how to put together a brilliant picture book with David
Litchfield, write middle grade with Kiran Millwood
Hargrave, or talk all things YA with Patrice Lawrence.
sees a keynote speech from Kate Pankhurst on the responsibilities
- and importance! - of writing for children followed by an interactive
panel discussion with leading children's literary agents looking for
debut authors to add to their lists.
hope that having the opportunity to meet agents and publishers
face-to-face, and ask them questions, will provide more helpful than
relying on a website or twelve."
In the run up to Saturday's How
To Get Published conference at Plymouth University, Literature Works
interviewed literary agent Juliet Pickering,who
discusses her involvement with the day and the importance of attending
New dates have
been added to our popular Beat The Rejection Clinic service
- a 30-minute meeting with a literary agent to discuss your work and take
advice on how to take it forward within the current marketplace.
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