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Upcoming Workshops at the Alvin Sherman Library

Check back for updates on new workshops.

Show and Tell Ends in Third Grade with Victoria Landis - Saturday, October 21, 2-3:30pm, 4th Floor, Room 4009 Knowing how and when to show, not tell, keeps the pace flowing and helps make your book a page-turner!

Plotting Made Perfect with Nancy J. Cohen - Saturday, November 4, 2-3:30pm, 4th Floor, Room 4009 This workshop covers character development, plotting techniques, story structure, writing tools and secrets of the synopsis.

Self Editing with Diane Stuckart - Saturday, December 2, 2-3:30pm, 4th Floor, Room 4009 In this interactive presentation she discusses self editing and revision.

 

Publishers Taking Submissions

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Alibi is Random House’s* digital-only imprint focused on mystery and thriller fiction titles... looking to the future and seeking to partner ... up-and-coming authors.

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Loveswept and Flirt are Random House’s digital-only imprints focused on romance and women’s fiction titles ... looking to the future and seeking to partner with ... up-and-coming authors to introduce them to ... digital readers.

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Hydra is Random House’s* digital-only imprint focused on science fiction, fantasy, and horror titles ... looking to the future and seeking to partner with ... up-and-coming authors to introduce them to ... digital readers.

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Forever Yours is the digital-first sister of the Forever romance imprint of Grand Central Publishing. Forever Yours is all about discovery—we are opening our doors for the first time to unagented authors, and we’re eager to find talented new writers! 

Forever publishes a rich and varied group of authors, and has launched the careers of New York Times bestsellers Elizabeth Hoyt and Larissa Ione.

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