Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Is a novel in verse for you? Workshop with Ellen Hopkins, author of 14 NY Times bestselling YA novels in verse

Date(s) - 07/23/2022
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

From picture books to novels, verse has hit the kidlit big time. Is it for you? Bestselling verse novelist Ellen Hopkins will lead you through some targeted writing exercises to help you decide.


Ellen Hopkins is the award-winning author of 20 nonfiction books for children, 14 NY Times bestselling YA novels in verse, 2 middle grade novels in verse, and 4 novels for adult readers. She lives with her extended family, two German shepherds, and two ponds (not pounds) of koi near Carson City NV.

Space will be limited to 25 participants.

Registration is open now and will close on Thursday, July 21.

$25 for early registration for members July 8- 18 for members.

$30 for regular registration from July 19-21 for members.

$50 for nonmembers.