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Faculty spotlight: nonfiction superstars

We have two terrific nonfiction workshops coming up this fall, both with outstanding (if we do say so ourselves) faculty!

Creating Page-Turning Nonfiction for Middle Grade Readers and Up
October 23-26
Faculty: Deborah Hopkinson and Pamela S. Turner

Deborah HopkinsonDeborah Hopkinson is the author of more than 40 books for young readers including picture books, middle grade fiction, and nonfiction.

Get to know Deborah!

Pamela S. TurnerPamela S. Turner has written historical fiction, biography, and science on diverse topics.

Get to know Pamela!

  • Visit Pamela’s website.
  • Listen to a podcast interview with Pamela and Gareth Hinds, who illustrated her book Samurai Rising: The Epic Life of Minamoto Yoshitsune.
  • Enjoy a fun interview about the inspiration for Hachiko: The True Story of a Loyal Dog.
  • Be fascinated by an interview about The Dolphins of Shark Bay where Pamela sheds some light on what life is like (Hint: very exciting!) for a writer of children’s science books.

Writing and Revising Narrative Nonfiction
November 1-6
Faculty: Deborah Heiligman and Barbara Kerley
Bonus superstars! Special Guests: Carolyn Yoder and Nancy Feresten

Deborah HeiligmanDeborah Heiligman is an award-winning author whose work spans picture books to novels, fiction and nonfiction.

Get to know Deborah!

Barbara KerleyBarbara Kerley is the award-winning author of numerous nonfiction picture books.

Get to know Barbara!

Posted on: August 9, 2016

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