Storylines Children’s Literature Charitable Trust of New Zealand | Te Whare Waituhi Tamariki o Aotearoa

Spinning Tales: National Children’s Writers’ and Illustrators’ Hui.

Storylines and Kiwi Write4Kids are jointly organising Spinning Tales – a national hui for children’s writers’ and illustrators’, for published and unpublished writers and illustrators.

An irresistible programme is being planned around Storylines’ annual Margaret Mahy Day, when the Margaret Mahy Medal and Lecture, along with other Storylines awards, are presented.

Some highlights:

  • Industry Panels;
  • Pitches to Publishers;
  • Workshops – choose from beginners / masters/ illustrators;
  • Ask the Expert Panel;
  • Gathering for published author’s and illustrators’;
  • Literary Feast with entertainment.

Want to know more details? More details are available on the Spinning Tales site.

Want to register your interest? Register today and receive up to date information as it is finalised.

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