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Take a course with an Editor, Agent & Sibert Medalist - New Nonfiction Ninja Unleashed!

Hi All, Happy writing weekend! We wanted to add to your excitement. Our next nonfiction course is just opening and it's an exceptional journey through our NONFICTION NINJA UNLEASHED course, working with the Sibert Medailist, Candy Fleming, Asst Editor at Macmillan, Claire Dorsett, and...

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New Nonfiction Courses, Webinars & Crit-N-Chats Open with Editors & Agents

Hi All, We're excited to announce KIDLIT COLLEGE - A First Pages Event with Expert Advice from Russell Busse, Little Brown Assistant Editor & Jill Corcoran, JCLA Founding Agent. FIRST PAGES: EDITOR + AGENT EXPERT ADVICE LIVE We've done first pages at conferences, and now I'd like to bring...

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Fabulous Crit-N-Chats Now Open & Fill Fast. Register Today to Hold Your Spot!

What better way to focus your editing this summer than starting with a fabulous Crit-N-Chat with an editor or agent? Then, add the bonus of having that opportunity to ask questions directly and clearly understand suggestions is huge and beneficial. Here's a look at who is taking Crit-N-Chats...

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KidLit College Crit-N-Chat Earn Contracts, New Chats Open

KidLit College Crit-N-Chats Lead Authors to Contracts I am always thrilled to learn when our Crit-N-Chats lead to publication. We've had many. Quite a few writers had their manuscripts requested following our critique from publishers like Little, Brown, Macmillan, Charlsbridge, Chronicle Books,...

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Two Editors. One Webinar on Writing Nonfiction. All the Info You Need + Submission Opportunity!

Two Editors, One Awesome Webinar on Writing Nonfiction. We have Emily Feinberg and Claire Dorsett Talking Live about Writing Nonfiction: What they love, what they look for, and what writers should do to prep their material, and we will make time for questions. Can you believe it? Not just...

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Concept: The Game Changer, An Agent-Editor Two-Perspective Webinar. Post to Win A Seat!

Concept, The Game Changer - An Editor-Agent Webinar on June 28th @ 8 PM EST We will, once again, host an agent-editor webinar that offers two perspectives on CONCEPT and it's importance. If you are writing and hoping to publish, this is your webinar. Concept is so vital to your writing and...

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Great Upcoming Events at KidLit College - Register Now!

Hi All, We are one day away from our webinar on Chapter Books with an editor and an agent! We will explore this genre category from two solid perspectives and it will be nothing less than fabulous. CHAPTER BOOK WEBINAR GOES LIVE TOMORROW Jenne Abramowitz, Scholastic Jill Corcoran, Jill...

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Day 24 - KIDLIT COLLEGE - Picture Book Contest Winners Announced!

Hi All KidLit College Members, We have been hard at work reading and reviewing your manuscripts. There was so much great writing to review it was amazing, making the final selections brutal. One finalist* in the fiction category and one in the nonfiction were selected to win. The...

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Day 23 - KIDLIT COLLEGE Brithday Bash Celebrates Writing and Craft-Learning Fun

Today we celebrate writing and the writing journey. Writing And Craft-Learning Fun in Classes, Crit-N-Chats and Webinar Events An exciting line up arrives for you at KidLit College. We have a host of events that will help you hone you craft and earn that book deal. And one big, big event...

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Day 22 - KIDLIT COLLEGE Birthday Bash Celebrates Linda Whalen - Getting Past Doubt

Today, We Celebrate Author Linda Whalen Getting Past the Doubt Monster By Linda Whalen Old man doubt (or it could be woman) likes to visit a writer often. Sneaks in just when you are congratulating yourself for writing something fantastic, or at least good. Doubt will hide and pop out when...

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