Filling the Writer’s Toolbox: Tools for First Lines, Voice, Character, World Building, and Revision 2018

With Emma D. Dryden

May 12 - 17, 2018

Under the guidance of Emma Dryden you’ll prepare your manuscript for submission and gain a deep understanding of the fundamentals of writing for children.

Please check back soon for more details! Also, please note that we are still adding faculty to this workshop.

About the Leader


Emma D. Dryden

Emma D. Dryden founded drydenbks LLC (, a premiere children’s editorial & publishing consultancy firm, after 25 years experience as editor and publisher of Margaret K. McElderry Books and Atheneum Books for Young Readers, imprints of Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing. She edits children’s books and digital content for all ages, consults on writing and […]

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