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Orem Library – Author Panel

January 10th from 7 PM – 8 PM
58 North State Street • Orem • Utah

Utah has produced many talented young adult fiction authors in recent decades. Join nationally acclaimed writers Jennifer Nielsen, author of The False Prince, E. J. Patten, author of Return to Exile, Robison Wells, author of Variant and Feedback, and Ally Condie, bestselling writer of Matched and its sequels, as they discuss the finer points of crafting a bestselling YA novel.

~From OPL Event Description

iWriteNetwork

Notice to Locals

iWriteNetwork’s Winter Workshop is Jan. 26th (Saturday) in the Conference Room at University Mall, Orem, UT

From 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Speakers and topics will be:

Donna Weaver, How to Write a One-page Synopsis
Gregg Luke, Writing Suspense
Michele Paige Holmes, Romance—Turn up the Heat Without Crossing the Line
Sarah Eden, Writing Humor
Elana Johnson, Beat out Your Novel

Registration is $35 and is open on the iWriteNetwork Blog.  This is a great workshop for a great price!

NaNoWriMo 2012

The NaNoWriMo Results Are In!

Congratulations to our winners here and those not listed who won also.  For those who succumbed to the NaNoWriMo Beast, may you slay it next year.

Winners

REBECCA
Young Adult
Ending Count: 72,717 Words

100 +%
0
50,000

WORDS


RACHELLE
Mainstream Fiction
Ending Count: 54,440 Words

100 + %
0
50,000

WORDS


SHERRY
Young Adult
Ending Count: 52,365 Words

100 + %
0
50,000

WORDS


MICHAEL
Mainstream Fiction
Ending Count: 51,239 Words

100 +%
0
50,000

WORDS

Succumbed To The NaNoWriMo Beast

KARLENE
Her house flooded and The Beast took advantage of the situation.

JESSICA
The Beast found her still planning and gobbled up her writing time.

ClipArt by Krista Wallden