The Weekly 411 (2/25/22)
|© Julie Koon|
Feb. 25, 2022 vol. 8
Author and Author-Illustrator Spotlights
We are excited to feature author-illustrator Julie Koon and her debut picture book, The Struggle Bus (Kind World Publishing), coming out on March 8. Enter to win a copy!
We are thrilled to feature Katryn Bury and her debut Middle-Grade novel, Drew Leclair Gets a Clue (Clarion, formerly HMH Books and Media, an imprint of Harper Collins) coming out on March 1. Enter to win a copy!
|cover art by Alba Filella|
We are excited to feature author Joy Smith and her debut young adult novel, Turning (Denene Millner Books, an imprint of Simon and Schuster) on March 1. Enter to win a copy!
|cover art by Talia Styles, art director Krista Vosse|
Dance with the Right Partners at the Publishing Prom (an agent's advice on juggling multiple offers)
Two-4-One Kid Critiques (PB, CB, MG, YA)
An anonymous donor has graciously offered to pay for one writer's registration fee for the Andrea Brown Literary Agency's 2022 Big Sur on Cape Cod Children’s Writers Workshop being held May 20 – 22. The fee includes - four critique group meetings, all panel discussions, two-night stay, Friday and Saturday dinner and Saturday lunch.
It does not include transportation, breakfast or drinks.
If interested, in a separate email, attach (in WORD) either one PB or three pages of your MG or YA, along with: (1) Name, (2) Address, (3) Phone #, (4) Date of birth, (5) Gross annual household income, and (6) A short statement of intent. Send to Lisa (at) bigsurchildrenswriters (dot) com. deadline: March 11, 2022.