Calling All Writers!
Northbrook Public Library provides free writing workshops led by a variety of talented instructors. Join the Northbrook Writes email list.
Northbrook Writes Author-Led Writing Workshops
Unleash your creativity! Held in partnership with StoryStudio Chicago, these live, online workshops give you the opportunity to learn from talented authors and engage with instructors and other participants. Register in advance to receive the link to join the session. Please note that these workshops will not be recorded. Learn more about our partnership with StoryStudio Chicago.
Building Tension and Suspense in Fiction with Susanna Calkins (Virtual)
The award-winning author of the Lucy Campion series will explain strategies for creating and heightening your readers’ anticipation (for any genre).
Thursday, September 14, 7:00-8:30pm, Online
Plot Points for Middle Grade & YA Novels with James Klise (Virtual)
It can be challenging to write for teens and young adults. The award-winning author will explain how to devise successful plots for younger readers.
Tuesday, September 26, 7:00-8:30pm, Online
Writing for Teens and Middle-Grade Readers with Jessie Ann Foley (Virtual)
The Printz Honor-winning author will share 10 guidelines for writing for teens and middle-grade readers.
Tuesday, October 17, 7:00-8:30pm, Online
Check out featured Northbrook authors!