The Woodstock Childrens Library presents:
Because its fun!!!!!
A TWO-PART WRITING WORKSHOP FOR 12 to17 YEAR- OLDS WITH JO TREGGIARI, AUTHOR OF
The Curious Misadventures of Feltus Ovalton
YA (YOUNG ADULT FICTION) IS THE HOTTEST GENRE IN THE PUBLISHING WORLD! THINK TWILIGHT, HUNGER GAMES, VAMPIRE DIARIES, MAXIMUM RIDE, PERCY JACKSON!
Local Author, Jo Treggiari, discusses YA books and the craft of writing for up-and-coming young authors. Learn about character, plot, point of view, description, dialogue, setting, and theme and how to perfect your own voice.
Saturday November 7, 2009, 3:00- 4:30 pm- Part One
Saturday November 14, 2009, 3:00-4:30 pm Part Two
Woodstock Childrens Library- 5 Library Lane
Space is limited to twelve people. Please call early to sign up
Praise for Jo Treggiaris writing workshops:
â€œâ€¦a great opportunity to learn about the craft of writing from a published childrens author.â€
-Amy Cassetta, childrens librarian
Praise for The Curious Misadventures of Feltus Ovalton:
â€œâ€¦pace, humour and originality- and an ending that feels absolutely right.â€
-Eva Ibbotson, author of Journey to the River Sea