The Inside Word on Picture Books - May 12th with Aleesah Darlison
Greenleaf Press & Aleesah Darlison:
Discover the right way to create a picture book story and skip all the newbie blunders!
Learn the various picture book structures and the skills to create a story that truly sings. How do you achieve the best combination of text and art? How do you set out a manuscript ready for submission? And which publishers should you submit your story to?
This session is taught by Aleesah Darlison, award-winning author and owner of Greenleaf Press. Aleesah has published over thirty-five books for the trade and educational markets, including ten picture books.
Bring a manuscript to share with the class and gain valuable feedback.
Take-home Handouts. Invaluable Tips. Networking Connections. You’ll be buzzing!
Dates: Saturday May 12th
Time: 10am to 3pm
Where: Gondor Writers’ Centre, 19 Caloundra St, Landsborough.
Price: $66 per person (includes GST)
Aleesah Darlison is an award-winning Australian children’s author. She has written over twenty-five books for children including picture books, chapter books and novels.
Aleesah’s books often feature animals and environmental themes. In 2015, she won the Environment Award for Children’s Literature in the non-fiction category.
Aleesah’s books include the Unicorn Riders Series, Ash Rover, Amazing Animal Stories for Kids, Netball Gems and her picture book, Stripes in the Forest: The Story of the Last Thylacine.
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