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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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Day 21 - KIDLIT COLLEGE Birthday Bash Celebrates Ariel Richardson - Novelty Board Books

Today, we celebrate Ariel Richardson, Chronicle Books. Join Us on April 29th for A Novelty Book Creation Session Ariel Richardson, Chronicle Books, who has been with us for a number of feast-sized portions of learning. She's talked about nonfiction picture books and breaking rules in...

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Day 20 - KIDLIT COLLEGE - Birthday Bash Celebrates Neal Porter, Karl Jones, and Ann Whitford Paul.

Let's take a little vay-cay from the whole post-after-post experience to take time to celebrate those who continue to share their expertise with us here at KidLit College. Everyone join me in celebrating some of the extraordinary presenters coming to us live! Today, we celebrating Neal...

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Day 19 - KIDLIT COLLEGE Birthday Bash Celebrates Author/Agent Eve Porinchak - Invent the Trend

Today, KIDLIT COLLEGE Celebrates Eve Porinchak WRITING FOR THE CHILDREN’S AND YOUNG ADULT MARKET: DON'T WRITE TO THE TREND. INVENT THE TREND. by Eve Porinchak As a literary agent (and soon-to-be-published Young Adult author) the most common question new authors ask me is “What is selling...

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Day 18 - KIDLIT COLLEGE Birthday Bash Celebrates Danielle Joseph - Write Like You Mean It

Today, KIDLIT COLLEGE Celebrates Danielle Joseph Hone Your Skills, Write Like You Mean It by Danielle Joseph One of the hardest thing about becoming an author is that you never know when publication is going to happen. There is no magic formula or exact timeline of when you will get your...

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