15 Sep Jennifer McKerley to Speak: Literary Locals: A Celebration of Los Alamos Authors
Please join us on September 22 at Mesa Public Library, where Jennifer be speaking with other local writers. She will offer tips on how to break into children’s publishing and provide a handout, “10 Things Every Children’s Book Writer Should Know.” She will also discuss the workbook she co-wrote with Shirley Raye Redmond: Write a Marketable Children’s Book in 7 Weeks.
Mesa Public Library Presents
Literary Locals: A Celebration of Los Alamos Authors
Sunday, September 22, 2013 2:00-4:30 PM, Upstairs Rotunda
Jennifer McKerley is a teacher and award-winning author of nine children’s books. Amazing Armadillos (ages 6-9, Random House) was the 2010 Winner for Young Readers Book in the New Mexico Book Awards and was named one of the best children’s books of 2010 by Bank Street College of Education. Picture Window Books published her fiction titles for ages 4-8: There Goes Turtle’s Hat and Rules Of The Net. She has written four books for the Gale-Cengage Monster Series, ages 9 and up: Goblins, The Kraken, Hydra and Swamp Monsters, which was a 2010 Finalist in Juvenile Books, NM Book Awards. Her young adult title was released by Lucent Books in 2011: Football (Science Behind Sports).