Do you dream of seeing your stories for children or young adults in print? This two-hour course will cover different options for publication and provide practical guidance for submitting to traditional publishers in New Zealand, Australia, and the United States. From query letters to agents to editors to contracts, you’ll learn to navigate the submission process and get your manuscript into the right hands.
Co-presented by Elissa Brent Weissman. Elissa is an award-winning author of books for 8-12-year olds, including the Nerd Camp series and The Length of a String. Her tenth novel was released in August from Penguin USA, and her debut picture book is forthcoming from Abrams in 2023.
Date: Saturday, 23 October
Location: South Library, Christchurch
Registration: Please fill out this form and submit payment via bank transfer
Sarina Dickson is a writer, artist and educator based in Christchurch, New Zealand.