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|HQ/Entry Tent||Tent 1||Tent 2|
|11:15am-12:00pm||Bob Oller—How Book Illustrators Tell & Sell Your Story|
|12:00pm||Raffle-- Kindle Fire + |
A Knife in the Back,
and The Amazing
|12:00pm-12:30pm||Larry Hinkle (Music)|
|12:30pm-1:00pm||Panel 1— Horror/Fantasy/Sci-fi|
Genre as metaphor: The monsters (or bad guys) are us!
Moderated By: Brian Paone
Panelists: Leslie Heath, Erin Crocker, Keith Fentonmiller, John Gaines, Keith Fentonmiller, Anthony Dobranski
Beyond the beats: How to create a story that is intriguing AND satisfies audience expectations.
Moderators: Carey Heywood and Mary Behre
Panelists: Natalina Reis, Maryann Jordan, Katie Baldwin
Grace DeLeesie, Pamela K. Kinney/Sapphire Phelan
|1:00pm||Raffle-- Kindle Fire + |
The Fire King,
and The Last
|1:15pm-1:45pm||Tasha Fuller—How to Promote Your Book Like a Pro|
|2:00pm||Raffle-- Kindle Fire + |
LADY OF ASHES,
|2:15pm-3:00pm||Panel 3— Mystery/Thriller: Writing a dynamic protagonist|
Panelists: Adriana Arrington, William Wilson, D.B. Corey, P.A. Duncan, Suzi Weinert
|Panel 4—YA: Respecting your audience: Tapping into real teenage problems
Moderator: Theresa Kay
Panelists: Rysa Walker, Mara Mahan, Erin Crocker, Marianne Kirby
|3:00pm||Raffle-- Kindle Fire + |
Natasha and the
King Arthur's Sister in
and Waking Amy
|3:15pm-4:00pm||Christine Stoddard—Writing Books From Your Vantage Point|
|4:00pm||Raffle-- Kindle Fire +|
Winifred and Maggie
Their Music Adventure,
and Among the
Brian Jay Jones—Jim Henson: The Biography