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Kent District Library Writers Conference

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KDL Writers Conference: Crafting Edition

Saturday, April 13, 2019
Kent District Library - Service and Meeting Center
814 West River Center NE
Comstock Park MI 49321

All genres and skill levels are welcome. For teens and adults. Pre-registration is required.

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Schedule

8:30 a.m.

Meet and mingle

9 a.m.

Welcome

9:15 a.m.

Stand Out!: 7 Ways to Make Publishers Love You

This checklist of basic strategies will ensure that your book stands the best chance at publication. Learn what publishers want, so you can avoid outright rejection.

  • Josh Mosey, Author & Children’s Product Buyer at Baker Book House

10:30 a.m.

What is This Social Media Stuff Anyway?

  • Randy Goble, KDL Director of Marketing Communications
  • David Specht, KDL Digital Marketing Strategist

11:45 a.m.

Lunch

12:30 p.m.

Just the Facts:  Getting Your Nonfiction Writing into Print 

Pat Evans, author (via Skype)

1:30 p.m.

Evaluations and G’Bye!

Book Tables

Resources for Writers 

by Baker Book House
 

WymerNovels

by Troy Wymer