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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