Cheryl Klein

17 Novel Revision Techniques
with Cheryl Klein

Friday, August 13th 10-11am PDT/ 1-2pm EDT

You've completed a first draft of your manuscript. What do you do next? In this fast-paced talk, you'll get 17 practical techniques you can use to see your draft afresh, analyze its strengths and weaknesses, and implement necessary changes to illuminate an effective and excellent revision.

About Cheryl

Cheryl Klein is the editorial director at Lee & Low Books, the nation’s largest publisher of multicultural books for young readers. She is also the author of two adult books,The Magic Words: Writing Great Books for Children and Young Adults and Second Sight: An Editor's Talks on Writing, Revising, and Publishing Books for Children and Young Adults, and four picture books, Wings, Thunder Trucks, A Year of Everyday Wonders, and Hamsters Make Terrible Roommates (forthcoming). Prior to her work at Lee & Low, she spent sixteen years at Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic. She lives in Brooklyn, New York, and can be found online here and as @chavelaque.