Revision Workshop with Newberry Medalist Susan Campbell Bartoletti

by Donna Boock


Spring clean your manuscript with a revision workshop at the Eastern PA SCBWI Pocono Retreat.

susanAmong the many workshop offerings is Home Repair Tips for the D.I.Y Writer with  Susan Campbell Bartoletti who is decorated with honors including:

  • Washington Post-Children’s Book Guild Award for Body of Nonfiction Work
  • Newbery Medal
  • Sibert Medal
  • Orbis Pictus
  • Jane Addams Children’s Book Award
  • Golden Kite 
  • Parents Choice Award
  • Carolyn W. Field Award

This workshop will offer some tools, insights, instructions, and practical advice that writers can use to assemble and revise their manuscripts. It will even offer something for those who throw instructions away. If you’re ready – or getting ready – to revise, this workshop is for you. 

The 2014 Pocono Retreat offers your four choices of twelve workshops with Patti Gauch, Susan Campbell Bartoletti, marketing maven Katie Davis, and  query letter writing with agent Stephen Fraser. Art Director Kelly Cunningham of High Five Magazine and author/illustrator Matt Phelan will offer workshops & portfolio reviews for illustrators as well.   Professional critiques with Harper Collins editor Viana Siniscalchi (Balzer & Bray), agent Suzie Townsend of New Leaf Literary, and Stephen Fraser of the Jennifer DeChiara Agency are also available.

The Pocono Retreat is all about top industry people coming together to to further you along on the path to publication.  Don’t miss it!  Registration information can be found here.

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