Talia Benamy and Inked Voices are pleased to offer a spot free of charge to a diverse writer. Apply by Feb 18th (takes under 5 min!): https://inkedvoices.typeform.com/to/Gx5t28kR
Who this workshop is for: This workshop is best suited for agented writers and writers who are querying or preparing to do so
Focus: Children's - Picture Books - Fiction - Children's - Picture B…
Group size: 6 writers
Submissions: Submit one picture book. Fiction submissions should be under 900 words; nonfiction should be under 1500 words.
Members: $86; Non-members: $100
Talia Benamy is an associate editor at Philomel Books/Penguin Young Readers, where she focuses on everything from picture books to middle grade and young adult novels. She has worked on books by Chelsea Clinton, Sonia Sotomayor, Temple Grandin, Jane Yolen, Abigail Harrison, Lisa Graff, Ruta Sepetys, Dev Petty, Sarah Brannen, and Terry Border. She sees books as having the amazing power to shape the way kids see the world around them and their place in it, and she looks for manuscripts that have the potential to do just that.
Monday, March 15th - Submissions due
Monday, March 29th - Critiques due
Thursday, April 1st, 8-9:30pm ET - Debrief call
Monday, April 5th - Group officially closes