The Weekly 411 (12/16/16)

©Leila Nabih

Dec. 16, 2016, Issue #50

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This week we are pleased to feature Betsy Devany in the author spotlight!


Contests & Awards

  • What: Apply for free 3 month mentorship with experienced and published picture book writers and illustrators
  • Who: intermediate level writers/illustrators who are unagented and not previously published traditionally
  • Prize: Mentorship with one of 16 mentors

Writing Courses

Jan. 5 (8:30 p.m. EDT) - Whose Story is It - Perpective & Point of View Success FREE WEBINAR led by Random House Assoc. Editor Kelly Delaney and Children's Book Academy instructor Mira Reisberg. Learn about voice and perspective in picture books.

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