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Speakers for the 2016 ALAN workshop

At long last, the speakers for the ALAN Workshop have been announced. The Workshop will take place in Atlanta, Monday & Tuesday, November 21-22,  following the NCTE annual convention. You do not have to register for NCTE in order to register for … Continue reading

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ALAN Grants for Young Adult Literature

Teachers, librarians, academics, and others interested in young adult literature, take a look at the ALAN grants below. (1) The Cart/Campbell Grant for librarians offers $500 funding plus complimentary registration toward attendance at the annual two-­day ALAN Workshop which is … Continue reading

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Nova, Kekla, Will and Me at AWP

My VCFA colleagues just got word that we’ll be doing a panel next February at the annual AWP Conference. This will be my first AWP, and I’m really looking forward to it. Here’s the description of the panel. Thanks to … Continue reading

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Ask Me Anything

Monday, August 19, starting at noon, I will an AMA (Ask Me Anything) on Reddit. I’ll hang out for most of the day on the site, answering anything you ask. My AMA will be in conjunction with YAWriters subreddit, which will … Continue reading

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Y’all Come to YALL FEST

From MTV Hollywood Crush: We’re pretty confident in saying that the only place you’ll find a more stacked lineup of YA authors than this year’s YALLFest is the teen section of your local Barnes & Noble. Because for the second … Continue reading

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