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Teen Author Event

Teen Author Event

Featuring Martina Boone, Amy Christine Parker, Jeff Strand and many more!

Saturday, June 17

SouthShore Regional Library

First Five Pages: A Writing Workshop

10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Award winning author Martina Boone walks readers and aspiring writers through the task of setting up the genre by establishing tension, location, character revelation, tone, and the story question in the first five pages to make the rest of the story flow naturally and easily.

Registration required.

Teen Author Festival

12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

New York Times bestselling authors will be answering questions about writing young adult fiction and being an author. After Q&A, they will be talking one-on-one in breakout sessions focusing on writing, games, and book talks.

Funded by the Friends of the SouthShore Library