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Write for a young adult audience and how to get published.

26th June 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm


To celebrate National Writing Day, authors, Emma Smith-Barton and Kesia Lupo will discuss writing YA novels and how to get your work published.

Writing Young Adult novels:

  • What it means to write for a YA audience and how it differs to writing for adults Why write for a YA audience
  • Who reads YA books A bit about our books and why we wrote them for a YA audience, plus readings
  • How to get your work published
  • How can you get your work noticed by an agent or publisher? – Kesia and I will both talk about our routes to publication
  • What are publishers looking for (I’ll ask Kesia this one)
  • Tips to get your writing up to publishable standard and the common pitfalls publishers see


The Square Club
15 Berkeley Square, Clifton
Bristol, BS8 1HB United Kingdom


Novel Nights
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South West England