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Grab a pen and join us for this lively, inspiring class—we’ll peek at today’s book business (including self-publishing), share ideas for connecting with agents and editors, suggest how writers can improve their craft, and wrap up with a few simple tips on marketing and promotion.

Other highlights: Q&A; writing prompts to help stretch creativity; four-page handout; quick case study using “Tracking Gobi Grizzlies” to show how a rumor about the world’s rarest animal became an online article and then an award-winning work of nonfiction.

Monday • April 23rd • 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Downtown Library • 224 Church St.

Presenter Laurie Gibson has served more than 150 first-time authors and also edited/proofread 250+ books for numerous publishers, including the 2003 edition of The Color Purple. She also edited for the former U.S. Secretary of State George Shultz and success guru Brian Tracy. For nearly a decade, Laurie also taught editing for the Extension programs of both UCSD and UCLA.

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