Learn everything you've ever wanted to know about children’s book publishing at the Annual Letters & Lines Children’s Book Writer’s and Illustrators Conference. Learn from editors, agents, professional authors, and illustrators who are experts in writing for children from picture books to young adult novels and everything in between!
YOU GET TO PICK from a variety of sessions including: Children’s Publishing 101-How to Get Started in Children’s Publishing; Visual Storytelling-The Marriage of Text and Art in Picture Book Making; Writing the YA and MG Mystery/Thriller-What Goes (and doesn’t) in MG and YA; How to Hook an Agent-Hear an Insider’s View of What Agents Look for in the First Five to Ten Pages. Not to mention Marketing Tips; Illustrating Techniques; and so much more! Not only will you have the opportunity for many great learning and networking experiences, you can also sign up for a professional critique (manuscript or illustration portfolio), take an intensive, or join a critique group in your area. [Organizer's description]