The Business of Writing for Young People
Author(s): Hazel Edwards & Goldie Alexander
An easy to follow "How To" guide for those writing and wanting to publish for children. Revised edition as pdf only.
'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.
Stay connected with Hazel!
Events & Appearances 2017
1st Fri each month PROV 10-1pm Mentoring & Finishing Book-Length Non Fiction.
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 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