Florida based award-winning and critically-acclaimed authors are traveling to Alabama during the Write On Tour! Friday, March 9th. They are offering a FREE author visit session to share their power presentations on “Writing Like a Pro” and “Words Have Power”, regularly priced at $300 per session.
JAIMIE ENGLE writes dark thrillers where magic turns ordinary into extraordinary. Clifton Chase and the Arrow of Light received a BRAG Medallion in 2015 and listed as a 2013 Top Ten Pick by Kid Lit Reviews and The Dredge won the Writers of the Future Award in 2014. As a child, she was sucked into Alice in Wonderland, which later inspired her to become an author. Jaimie’s imagination and love of learning sparked her to write stories that infuse legend and lore. Her passion is talking to kids about writing and social issues because words have power. Become a fan at thewriteengle.com.
CHRISTINA FARLEY is the author of the Gilded series, a YA contemporary fantasy series set in Korea and middle grade, THE PRINCESS & THE PAGE, set in France. GILDED was nominated for Korea’s Morning Calm award, Ohio’s Buckeye award, and the Tome’s It List. As a child, she loved to explore, which later inspired her to jump on a plane and travel the world. Christina’s adventures sparked her to write stories, infusing the real world with fantasy. Discover more about her at ChristinaFarley.com.
Journey into the world of publishing with this inspiration talk with Jaime Engle and Christina Farley. Gain an insider’s peek at their publication journey, writing process, and the inspiration behind their books. This fun, interactive talk will hopefully inspire and challenge students to realize that their words have power.
In this workshop, attendees will embark on their own adventure as they delve into the creation of stories. Attendees will learn how to build characters and construct a plot. From finding ideas to understanding what makes a story work, this presentation will give students a clear perspective of the author’s role, the components of a great story, and how to see the world as a writer.