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Teacher/Librarian Presentation

Chrysa Smith

45 Minute Program

Writing for Children/Adult Audience Only

Chrysa Smith

30 Minute Program

Ask An Author

Lynne Marie Pisano

30 Minute Program

The Three P’s of Publishing – Passion, Perseverance and Perspiration

Lori Degman

45 Minute Program

Funny You Should Ask!

Lori Degman

45 Minute Program

Read, write and revise

Ana Siqueira

45 Minute Program

My Author Journey

Ana Siqueira

30 Minute Program

Writing Sports and Action Scenes

Emma Kress

45 Minute Program

Mr. Tanen's Ties! Picture books. Meet the AUTHOR

Maryann Cocca-Leffler

30 Minute Program

Learn to how to draw using basic shapes.

Joe Cepeda

30 Minute Program

Setting up Shop: How to create up a great workspace.

Joe Cepeda

30 Minute Program

WORDPLAY PLAYGROUND! -- Writing Fun!

Melissa Stoller

45 Minute Program

How Does an Idea Become a Book?

Mary Boone

30 Minute Program

Drawing party!

Ryan Estrada

30 Minute Program

LEARNING KINDNESS AND INCLUSION THROUGH PICTURE BOOKS

Ellen Leventhal

45 Minute Program

5-Minute Poems

Susan Robinson

30 Minute Program

Teaching empathy and ethics with storytelling

Penny Harris

45 Minute Program

Cliff the Failed Troll: From Brainstorm to Bookstore

Barbara Davis-Pyles

45 Minute Program

Blending Fact & Fiction: A Writing Workshop

Stef Wade

45 Minute Program

Ideas are Everywhere: Creating a Writer's Notebook

Laura Renauld

30 Minute Program

Meet Carol L. Paur

Carol Paur

30 Minute Program

Missing the Five Senses

Carol Paur

30 Minute Program

Questions

Mike Anderson

45 Minute Program

The Strange Birds of Flannery O'Connor Author Visit + Mini-Book Making

Amy Alznauer

45 Minute Program

Writing with the Senses

Dawn Wynne

30 Minute Program

Hey, What's the Idea?! (How to Get Writing Ideas from Your Own Life)

Lee Wardlaw

45 Minute Program

8 Things I Learned from My Cats about Writing Haiku – A Writing Workshop

Lee Wardlaw

45 Minute Program

Fabricate a Fractured Fairytale!

April Prince

45 Minute Program

Details Add Sizzle and Spice!

April Prince

45 Minute Program

Opinion Writing: Keeping it short and simple

Sandhya Acharya

30 Minute Program

Seasons of the Character

Jane Browne

45 Minute Program

Draw with Me!

Stephanie Roth Sisson

45 Minute Program

Author "Office Hours!"

Ruth Spiro

45 Minute Program

You’re a Story Magician!

Marsha Diane Arnold

45 Minute Program

Be a Story Detective!

Alice McGinty

45 Minute Program

Picturing the Wind

Ruth Goring

45 Minute Program

What's So Funny?!

Alice McGinty

45 Minute Program

Cooking a Book: An Author Visit

Amy Sklansky

45 Minute Program

Plot Twists and Setting up a Good Ending

Allison Hymas

45 Minute Program

Codes and Ciphers

Allison Hymas

45 Minute Program

Meet the Illustrator

Josie Toney

30 Minute Program

All Things Horror: Let's talk reading and writing horror!

Kim Childress

45 Minute Program

Finding Your Writing Skills with Fan-Fiction

Susan Kite

30 Minute Program

THE DOLLMAKER OF KRAKÓW and Historical Fantasy

Rachael Romero

45 Minute Program

Write YOUR Own Story!

Alva Sachs

45 Minute Program

Aliens Among Us

Ian C Douglas

45 Minute Program

Fantasy Lands and Far-off Worlds

Ian C Douglas

45 Minute Program

Fantasy Creatures and How to Make Them

Ian C Douglas

45 Minute Program

Meet the Author

Ian C Douglas

45 Minute Program

How do ILLUSTRATIONS Match the Story? - A CONVERSATION

Kevin Fleming

30 Minute Program

Ask the Author & Storytime - A CONVERSATION

Kevin Fleming

30 Minute Program

Write a RHYMING STORY together!

Kevin Fleming

45 Minute Program

Write a SONG Together!

Kevin Fleming

45 Minute Program

Storybuilding

Kathy MacMillan

45 Minute Program

Inspiration to Book: Building Story with the Writing Process

Beth Anderson

45 Minute Program

Write your own book!

Nancy Churnin

45 Minute Program

Write your own book!

Nancy Churnin

45 Minute Program

Publishing Q&A

Abby Cooper

30 Minute Program

Books & Writing Q&A

Abby Cooper

30 Minute Program

Farmers' Market Fun: Poetry Style!

Michelle Schaub

45 Minute Program

My Top 10 Writing Quirks

Patricia Newman

45 Minute Program

LIFE CYCLE OF A PICTURE BOOK - K-2 School Visit

Janet Lawler

45 Minute Program

Where Do Stories Come From

Brenda Ferber

30 Minute Program

A Crooked Path

Carol Paur

30 Minute Program

O Happy Days!

Andrea Torrey Balsara

45 Minute Program

How To Make Your Own Book!

Tina Shepardson

45 Minute Program

Being an Author-Illustrator-Maker

Brian Yanish

30 Minute Program

Dynamic Characters for Comics

Brian Yanish

45 Minute Program

Living The Hero's Journey

P. J. (Tricia) Hoover

45 Minute Program

Look Around You - Your Five Senses and Writing

Carol Paur

30 Minute Program

You're the boss! Invent Your Own State + Make a Map

Gabrielle Balkan

45 Minute Program

Where in the World? Making Magic with Maps

Gabrielle Balkan

30 Minute Program

True or False: Animal Fact Fun-xplosion!

Gabrielle Balkan

45 Minute Program

What about a Wing? Invent The Fastest Animal

Gabrielle Balkan

45 Minute Program

Whose Bones are These? An Animal Guessing + Drawing Game

Gabrielle Balkan

30 Minute Program

Mish Mash Fairy Tales

Rebecca Colby

30 Minute Program

Alive and Alert: Record Your Life in a Save-the-Day Writing Journal!

Doe Boyle

45 Minute Program

Succeed With Your Children's Book Idea!

Maxine Schur

45 Minute Program

Q&A for aspiring authors and editors

Anica Rissi

45 Minute Program

Recycling - Using the Bad to Create Great Writing

Carol Paur

30 Minute Program

You're An Author Too!

Sara Shacter

45 Minute Program

How They Do It . . . The Secret Life of Authors

Dave and Neta Jackson

30 Minute Program

AKK! IT'S A BLANK PAGE! WHAT DO I DO?

Ellen Leventhal

45 Minute Program

WRITE YOUR LIFE...AND A LITTLE EXTRA

Ellen Leventhal

45 Minute Program

MEET JACK GANTOS

Jack Gantos

45 Minute Program

DEEP DIVE INTO RESEARCH

Melissa Stoller

45 Minute Program

FINDING AND CAPTURING STORY IDEAS

Melissa Stoller

30 Minute Program

How To Tell Your LIFE Story

Meredith Davis

45 Minute Program

Does your cat travel around the world?

Sucheta Rawal

45 Minute Program

How To Become a Food Writer

Sucheta Rawal

45 Minute Program

Writing and storyboarding for animation

Penny Harris

45 Minute Program

Creativity Coach: Take Your Writing to the Next Level

Todd Mitchell

45 Minute Program

Wonderful Writers Workshop

Lauren Theuerkauf

45 Minute Program

Beautiful Books: How a Children's Picture Book Is Made

Lauren Theuerkauf

45 Minute Program

You've got this!

Beth Vrabel

30 Minute Program

Once Upon a Time, YOU Wrote a BOOK!

Sarah Giles

30 Minute Program

The Plot Thickens

Allison Paterson

45 Minute Program

A Book in the Making

Penny Harris

45 Minute Program

On A Mission

Sarah Warren

45 Minute Program

The Most Important Thing About Poetry

Matt Forrest Esenwine

45 Minute Program

The Birth of a Book

Matt Forrest Esenwine

45 Minute Program

You have the power...The Power of Yet!

Maryann Cocca-Leffler

30 Minute Program

Story about a story

Miri Leshem-Pelly

45 Minute Program

Stranger than fiction

Sarah Darer Littman

45 Minute Program

Writing: What’s Your Story? The Route to writing “Personal Narrative”

Maryann Cocca-Leffler

30 Minute Program

From Inkling to Ink: Story Creation

James Hannibal

45 Minute Program

From an idea to a story. I can help you make this happen.

Penny Harris

45 Minute Program

Let’s Make a Book!

Sarah Dillard

45 Minute Program

What goes in to writing Historical Fiction?

Lisa Gammon Olson

45 Minute Program

What's In Your Wallet? whoops! I mean-What's In Your Writing Toolbelt?

Mary Bleckwehl

45 Minute Program

Mistakes and Success - plus some laughs and cartoons

Kevin Sylvester

45 Minute Program

Writing Poems

Christy Mihaly

30 Minute Program

Create Your Own Cryptid!

Lija Fisher

45 Minute Program

Meet the Illustrator, Hear the Story, Draw the FIRE TRUCK!

Shanda McCloskey

30 Minute Program

Play with Your Words: A Science Poetry Workshop

Leslie Bulion

45 Minute Program

What Would Your Character Do?

Lauren Kerstein

45 Minute Program

You've Got This!

Lauren Kerstein

45 Minute Program

Writing with Your Five Senses

Lauren Kerstein

45 Minute Program

Meet the Illustrator, Hear the Story, Draw the DRAGON!

Shanda McCloskey

30 Minute Program

The Making of a Story: From Idea to First Draft

Rosie Pova

45 Minute Program

Make Memorable Characters With a Character Web (Up to 3 attendees)

Laurie Friedman

45 Minute Program

Create Your Own Writer's Basket (Up to 3 attendees)

Laurie Friedman

45 Minute Program

Find Your Inspiration! (Up to 3 attendees)

Laurie Friedman

45 Minute Program

Writing with Wordplay

Kirsti Call

45 Minute Program

The Whole Package

Camilla Chester

45 Minute Program

Characters or Plot?

Camilla Chester

45 Minute Program

What's for Dinner? A Grrrreat Story!

Barbara Davis-Pyles

45 Minute Program

Read. Write. Repeat.

Carolyn Armstrong

45 Minute Program

Chat with the Author

Ann Brady

30 Minute Program

You're a Poet . . . Even if You don't Know It!

Claudia McAdam

45 Minute Program

Story Power: Writing Secrets for Young Writers

Bruce Hale

45 Minute Program

Quick Draw! Anyone Can Draw Cartoons

Bruce Hale

45 Minute Program