Children’s

The Epstein Literary Agency

Represents authors of nonfiction and fiction for children and YA (ages 7-18), and how-to/reference crafts. Prefers email queries.

Published: July 23, 2013

Bradford Literary Agency

Seeking fiction, including romance (historical, romantic suspense, paranormal, category, contemporary, erotic), urban fantasy, women’s fiction, mystery, thrillers and YA; and nonfiction, including business, relationships, biography/memoir, self-help, parenting and narrative humor. Accepts email queries only.

Published: July 23, 2013

Andy Ross Literary Agency

Seeking literary and YA fiction, narrative nonfiction, current events, history, journalism and science. Submit queries and materials by email only.

Published: July 23, 2013

Nimrod Conference for Readers and Writers

Join Nimrod International Journal for an all-day writing conference with workshops in fiction, poetry, memoir, YA fantasy, finding a literary agent and more. Also includes panel discussions, readings and the chance to sit down for a one-on-one editing session with an experienced editor. Key guests include fiction writers Cristina García and Joan Leegant; poets Aimee …

Published: July 22, 2013

Book Audiologist Award

Enter a 10 minute segment of text from your children’s book. Each Saturday, a weekly finalist is selected for the audio blog, recorded with suitable sound effects and/or music and broadcasted in the weekly podcast. Segment will remain live on awards page with the other weekly winners, all of whom are finalists in the contest. …

Published: July 22, 2013

Spalding University’s brief-residency MFA in Writing

Spalding University’s 65-hour, brief-residency Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing combines superb instruction with unparalleled flexibility. During each semester, students and faculty work together at a 10-day residency (in Louisville or abroad), after which they return home to study independently with a faculty mentor through an exchange of 5 packets of writing. Areas offered: …

Published: July 17, 2013

3 Seas Literary Agency

3 Seas is a full-service literary agency, and we’re all about building our authors’ careers! We represent more than 50 authors who write romance, women’s fiction, science fiction/fantasy, thrillers, young adult and middle grade fiction as well as select nonfiction titles. In the twelve years since the agency doors were opened, our agents have successfully …

Published: June 22, 2013

Elephant Rock Summer Solstice Retreat for Writing and Yoga

Breathe ~ Create ~ Transform Elephant Rock Summer Solstice Retreat for Writing and Yoga June 16 – June 21, 2013 Beautiful and Secluded Stout’s Island Lodge, Wisconsin Be ignited by summer’s fiery muse. Be challenged and inspired … and laugh – a lot! – while becoming a fertile ground for creativity as you tap into …

Published: June 21, 2013

Novel-In-Progress Bookcamp, sponsored by the Wisconsin Writers Association

A 6-day, all-included workshop for writers in all genres working on a novel or creative nonfiction book. Instructional classes, one-on-one consultations, group critique sessions, guest speakers, special activities, all focused on your work in progress. Held at a retreat center and spa in Southeast Wisconsin. The WWA is a 64-year-old volunteer organization of writers, promoting …

Published: June 21, 2013