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Saturday, October 14 • 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Writing for Young Adults

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Trichinosis or Mad Cow lurk in uncooked meat. Unfinished manuscripts may be just as dangerous. YA authors expose funny moments in their books in progress.

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Laura Atkins

Laura Atkins is an author, teacher and children's book editor with over twenty years in the children's book world. She worked at Children's Book Press, Orchard Books, and Lee & Low Books, and taught creative writing at the National Centre for Research in Children's Literature (NCRCL... Read More →
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Dean Gloster

Dean Gloster is a former stand-up comic and former clerk at the U.S. Supreme Court, but he's now worked his way up to YA author. His debut novel, Dessert First, mixes humor with heartache. He graduates from Vermont College of Fine Arts in July 2017 with an MFA. His hobbies include... Read More →
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Kim Green

Author, YA + Adult Fiction, Kim Green
Kim Green is the author of Rivals, first book of the upcoming YA science fiction trilogy The Last Extinction (Crown Books for Young Readers), and the adult novels Live a Little (5 Spot), Paging Aphrodite (Delta) and Is That a Moose in Your Pocket? (Delta). A longtime advertising... Read More →
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Heather Hughes

Heather Hughes has taught, counseled, guided raft trips for and researched teens.  Now, she writes realistic young adult and middle grade fiction to amuse them.  Heather has an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from Vermont College of Fine Arts.
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Lianna McSwain

Lianna McSwain writes fiction, non-fiction and poetry for all ages. A Michigan native, and a survivor of Catholic high school, she remorselessly plunders the hi-jinks and misadventures of her two teenage progeny for her own purposes. She has an MFA in Writing for Children and Young... Read More →

Saturday October 14, 2017 6:30pm - 7:30pm PDT
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