For writers of adult/YA/middle grade books. Deep craft workshops, state of the industry talks, agent/editor panels, group and one-on-one critiques. ALL net proceeds benefit our nonprofit Ventana Sierra, helping at-risk youth realize their dreams.
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Fiction, Marketing, Mystery, Publishing, Science Fiction/Fantasy, Young Adult
Writing coaches Lorin Oberweger, Emma Dryden and Eric Elfman; agents Michael Bourret, Jill Corcoran, Lara Perkins, Laurie McLean, Pam van Hylckama; publisher Judith Curr (Atria/S&S); editors Sarah Branham (Atria) and TBA; six authors, inc. Ellen Hopkins
Early registration $450
After May 15 registration $550
Optional one-on-one critiques $100