Events

2018 Events

January

1/28, 1-4 pm: SCBWI MD-DE-WV Write-in/Sketch-In for Children’s and YA Writers and Illustrators, Historic Savage Mill, Savage, MD. Sign up for 10-minute critiques.

February

2/1: World Read Aloud Day (WRAD), Skype visits with schools across the U.S.
Find out more about WRAD at Kate Messner’s website.

2/5, 7-9 pm: Little Patuxent Review (LPR) Salon on Young Adult Novels, Columbia Art Center, Columbia, MD. Panel presentation.
For details, visit the LPR Facebook page.

2/13, 7-8:30 pm: Wilde Readings, Columbia Art Center, Columbia, MD. Literary and open mic reading series.

March

3/10: AWP Annual Conference, Tampa, Florida.
9 am: Panel — “Writing Complex Female Characters for Young Audiences.”
4:30 pm: Panel — “The Power of the Unstable Setting.”

3/13, 7-8:30 pm: Wilde Readings, Columbia Art Center, Columbia, MD. Literary and open mic reading series.

3/17, 1:40 pm: SCBWI MD-DE-WV Annual Conference, Linthicum Heights, MD.
Panel — “The Online Pitch Contest Phenomenon.”

3/24: New Jersey Council of Teachers of English (NJCTE) Conference, Montclair, NJ.
Panel — Virtual author visits.

April
It’s National Poetry Month! Order your free NPM poster here.

4/3, 1-5 pm: Texas Library Association (TxLA), Poetry Rodeo, “Winning with Poetry Across the Curriculum,” Dallas, TX. Ticketed session.

4/4, 11 am: Texas Library Association (TxLA), Signing at Random House Children’s Books Booth.

4/10: The Last Fifth Grade of Emerson Elementary paperback is available today!
Pre-order at Indiebound. Signed copies available from The Ivy Bookshop.

4/10, 7-8:30 pm: Wilde Readings, Columbia Art Center, Columbia, MD. Literary and open mic reading series.

Are you ready to wrestle? Takedown launches on June 19!


Stay tuned! More events to be announced.