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Writers' Day: Journey from Egg to Published Author and Beyond

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Writers' Day: Journey from Egg to Published Author and Beyond

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Vashti Hardy, Jennifer Killick, hosted by Vanessa Harbour

Sunday 7th July 2019, 10.30am – 4.30pm

Scholastic Offices, London

£95

Join Vashti Hardy and Jennifer Killick for a talk on the highs and lows of working with Golden Egg, finding an agent and publisher and life post publishing contract. They will discuss deadlines, resilience, maintaining creative flow and talking to hoards of excitable children; part and parcel of a day in the life of a 21st-century children’s author.

After the panel and Q&A, attendees are free to take part in guided writing activities and/or small group discussion.

About the Leaders:

Vashti Hardy author of Brightstorm: A Sky-Ship Adventure and Wildspark: A Ghost Machine Adventure. Both published by Scholastic with a sequel to Brightstorm also planned.

Jennifer Killick author of Alex Sparrow and the Really Big Stink, Alex Sparrow and the Furry Fury and her new series Mo, Lottie and the Junkers. Coming shortly Alex Sparrow and the Zombie Apocalypse in September, then Crater Lake early 2020. All published by Firefly Press.

Vanessa Harbour holds a doctorate in writing for children. Her critically acclaimed debut novel, Flight, was published in 2018 by Firefly Press. Vanessa is also a senior lecturer in Creative Writing at Winchester University as well as Business and Academic Relations with GEA and former PR consultant.

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