NAPIBOWRIWEE 2016 LINE-UP ANNOUNCED! 4-1-16
Happy April Fool’s Day! I’m excited to announce our upcoming line-up of guest authors, illustrators, agents and editors for the 2016 National Picture Book Writing Week event taking place May 1-7, 2016! And that’s NO joke!
Below is a list of our guests who will be discussing the art and craft of writing/illustrating picture books, from debut to veteran authors plus a prominent agent and editor with their industry advice!
Here’s this year’s list. Drum roll…
- LITERARY AGENT TRICIA LAWRENCE
- LEE & LOW BOOKS EDITOR JESSICA ECHEVERRIA COODIN
To find out more about Jessica’s publisher, LEE & LOW BOOKS, go here: http://www.leeandlow.com
- CHILDREN’S BOOK AUTHOR & POET PENNY PARKER KLOSTERMANN
- CHILDREN’S BOOK AUTHOR JILL ESBAUM
- CHILDREN’S BOOK AUTHOR & ARTIST SYLVIA LIU
CHILDREN’S BOOK AUTHOR GWENDOLYN HOOKS
- CHILDREN’S BOOK AUTHOR GLENDA ARMAND
CHILDREN’S BOOK ILLUSTRATOR & ARTIST SHIRLEY NG-BENITEZ
Isn’t that an AWESOME GUEST LIST? I’m so excited and so thrilled by their participation. Thanks, everyone! 🙂
And help yourself to our Souvenir Store with fun items like NAPIBOWRIWEE notebooks, T-shirts and more to get yourself into the spirit! Link here: http://www.cafepress.com/paulayoonapibowriweeclassic
Finally as a reminder – the ONLY THING you have to do to participate is to post your thoughts in my COMMENTS section for the May 1-7 blogs. I’ll keep track of everyone’s names for our May 8th random prize drawing contest! See, you will get 7 pictures done in 7 days AND get a prize if you’re lucky! 🙂
Until the next blog, remember… HAPPY WRITING! WRITE LIKE YOU MEAN IT!