Children's Writers of the Hudson Valley June 2019 Conference
Saturday, June 8, 2019
Hampton Inn & Suites
2361 South Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

8:00 am     Registration
Coffee, tea and muffins

8:30 am     Welcome and Introductions

8:45 am to 9:30 am     Keynote
Alvina Ling, VP and Editor-in-Chief at Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
“Love the Journey: My Path to Publishing, Your Path to Publication”

9:45 am to 11:45 am   Session 1
A. Alvina Ling
“Crafting Your Novel’s Narrative: The Basics of Structure, Voice, Character, and Plot
B. Eve Adler (picture books/board books)
“How to Hook Your Readers with the Right Voice

11:45 am to 1:00 pm   Lunch, Bookstore and Networking

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm     Session 2
A. Kat Brzozowski (novels)
“Speak Up, I Can’t Hear You: Writing Voice”
B. Emma Sector
“Chapter Books: Writing Stand Out Characters and Building a Series”
3:10 pm to 4:10 pm     Session 3
David Neilsen
“Writing the Scary Stuff”

4:10 pm to 4:20 pm     Closing and Door Prizes

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