Hazel Edwards
“Creativity is the fun of putting
together unexpected ideas”

The Business of Writing for Young People


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Author(s): Hazel Edwards & Goldie Alexander

ISBN: 978-0-9871575-5-3

Available as an Ebook

An easy to follow "How To" guide for those writing and wanting to publish for children. Revised edition as pdf only.

Product Description

'The Business of Writing for Young People' is used as the set text by a number of professional writing courses.

Deals with important issues such as the business of creativity, setting up your workspace, time and money management including overcoming procrastination) .This easy to follow guide offers advice on how to set up  a writing business and the actual crafting of the projects.

  • Activities include proposals ,synopses,research, crafting, ms preparation  .
  • Material ranges from non-fiction, YA, picture books, scripts and various genre.
  • Tips on collaboration, ghost writing ,agent and even how to launch a book
  • A companion resource to Writing a Non Boring Family History.

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Events & Appearances 2017

1st Fri each month   PROV 10-1pm  Mentoring & Finishing Book-Length Non Fiction.

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August 12th   Brunswick Foundling Archives Master Class 10-1pm 

August 14th   Ashburton Library   1.30-4.30 Writing a Non Boring Family History or Memoir'

August 18th  Doncaster Library  11-12   Writing a Non Boring Family History or Memoir'

August 21st  11.30  Hume Grammar school visit

August 23rd (Weds) 11am Date with Reading Dog Ollie, Diamond Valley library, Greenborough.

August 24th  2pm Beverly Hills Primary , Doncaster 

August 18-25  Chn Book Week 'Escape to Everywhere' 

August 31st 1.30-3pm Chelsea Library 'Writing A Non Boring Family History'

September 1st 10-1pm PRO

September 8-10   HNSA Conference Swinburne   Sun 10th Sept  11.30 Authorpreneurship. Bookings & Blog 

September 16th  10-1pm  Yarra Glen L&L Centre  'Writing a Non Boring Family History or Memoir'

September 19th  YABBA

September 23rd  10.30-12. Dolly Parton Imagination Library event, Geelong Library.

October 6th 10-1pm PRO

October 20 th (Fri) 1-4pm  Colac Library ' Writing a Non Boring Family History'

November 3rd 10-1pm PRO

December 1st  10-1pm PRO


March 24th  Goulburn Readers/Writers' Festival 

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