How to Write a Children's Book and Get It Published
Sat., June 19, 2021 • 10:00am-12:30pm PT
How to Edit Your Work Into a Bestselling Book
Sat., June 19, 2021 • 1:30-4:00pm PT
Hosted via Zoom • $85 each • $150 for both
In How to Edit Your Work Into a Bestselling Book, Ying will share with you her processes of editing her own bestselling books. You will learn how to build a story arc, create memorable characters and vivid settings, and make every word count. She will also take you through the process of how to get your book published, and finding a good agent and a publisher.
In How to Write a Children's Book and Get It Published, Ying will introduce you to the different genres of children’s books: picture books, chapter books, middle grade, and young adult. You will learn the basic skill of writing and publishing books for children as well as how to find a good agent, creating a winning book proposal, selling your manuscript to a reputable publisher, and marketing your book.
Ying Compestine is the award-winning author of 20 books, including the acclaimed The Chinese Emperor's New Clothes and Revolution Is Not a Dinner Party. Revolution has received over 30 international awards and is being adapted into an animated feature film. Her books are included in school syllabi globally.