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Author Happy Hour – Writing for “Tweens” and Teens

Author Happy Hour – Writing for “Tweens” and Teens

October 15, 2020
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

About this Event

Writing books for middle and high schoolers takes empathy, insight, relatable characters, humor, a dash of drama, and a whole lot more. Learn from these authors of fiction for tweens and teens as they discuss the full recipe for writing with this age group in mind.

Event Moderator

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Molly McCaffrey

Molly McCaffrey is the Pushcart-Prize nominated author of How to Survive Graduate School & Other Disasters and You Belong to Us. Since earning her PhD, her work has appeared everywhere from The Independent to The Vestal Review. She lives in Bowling Green, Kentucky.

Author + Speaker Lineup

Author + Speaker Lineup

Are you an author?

Take a look at the guidelines on the Author Application Form (see button below), and submit book info to attend the 2021 Kentucky Book Festival. Authors have the chance to network, meet plenty of fans, and sign books for the thousands of guests at the event. If you’re not located in Kentucky or writing about Kentucky, that’s ok too: in 2019, authors traveled from 22 states to join the fun.

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