University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Entering the Field of Nonfiction Writing

Three successful writers of different types of informational books will share their strategies as writers of these books as well as their advice on getting nonfiction published.

Susan Kuklin

Susan Kuklin is the award-winning author and photographer of more than 30 books for children and young adults that address social issues and culture, including "No Choirboy: Murder, Violence, and Teenagers on Death Row" and "Beyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak Out," which was named a Stonewall Honor Book....

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Pamela Turner

Pamela S. Turner was an international health consultant and health policy researcher before turning to writing about science and history for children and young adults. She has lived in Kenya, South Africa, the Marshall Islands, the Philippines and Japan....

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Andrea Warren

Andrea Warren is a journalist and author whose nine historical nonfiction books for children include: "Orphan Train Rider: One Boy's True Story," winner of the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, and "Surviving Hitler: A Boy in the Nazi Death Camps," a Robert F....

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