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Children's Nonfiction Writing Workshop

  • The Station Depot South Londonderry, VT United States (map)

Are you a serious writer ready to take your creative nonfiction work-in-progress to the next level and make it competitive in today’s vibrant children’s book market?

Join us for three incredible days (June 22 to June 24) of fun and learning:

  • Learn from award-winning authors and world-class teachers in a small-group setting. (A maximum of 15 writers will be accepted.)
  • Incorporate storytelling techniques and creative approaches into your nonfiction.
  • Develop an action plan to write, revise & pitch your nonfiction manuscript to editors and agents.
  • Get one-on-one teaching and feedback from renowned writing experts Peter Lourie, Laura Backes and Steve Swinburne. (Plus a special session with a top editor!)

Cost: $897, includes all workshop sessions, handouts, group Skype sessions with an editor,  small-group critiques, dinner/drinks on Friday night, lunch on Saturday and Sunday, and coffee/tea/baked goods on Saturday and Sunday morning. The fee also entitles attendees to submit one manuscript to Yolanda Scott at Charlesbridge Publishing.

Registration: To apply, fill out an application. Applications must be received by 11:50 pm (Pacific Time) on Saturday, April 7.

Contact: Vermont Writers Roundtable