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Upcoming Workshops at the Alvin Sherman Library

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Fall in Love with Mystery Writers of America

Have you started writing your novel? Want help from a local writing association? Join the Florida chapter of Mystery Writers of America at our library for writing workshops to improve your skills and  encourage creativity.

Free and open to the public

Dos and Don’ts for Beginners with R.V. Reyes - Saturday, September 22, 2-3:30pm, 4th Floor, Room 4009 Raquel (R.V.) Reyes will give you resources and share her personal stories of successes and failures. Have you ever asked: Should I self-publish? How do I get an agent? Do I need an MFA? What genre am I? If you DON'T have the answers then DO come to this workshop.
 

 

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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Writer's Digest

Enjoy digital access to Writer's Digest through Flipster using your Alvin Sherman Library card! Click on the image below to access this month's issue!

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