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Craft Writing the YA Paranormal with June Diehl

Craft a awesome YA paranormal!

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    New this year at SavvyAuthors!:
    • New!!
    Basic and Premium Members Prices:
    Premium Members $30 & Basic Members $40

    **Register by November 20 and save $5, use code YAPARANORMALDIEHL at checkout!**
    $5 off Early Registration Coupon-expires 1 week before class starts:
    • Characters
    • Description/Setting
    • Editing
    • Dialog
    • Structure
    • Genre
    • Plotting
    • POV
    • Voice
    • Worldbuilding
    What makes YA paranormal different than adult paranormal? What makes YA different than other fiction? What do YA readers expect from your story? We’ll explore the differences from your story idea, story opening, middle, and end. In this workshop, we’ll discover how character, plots, and setting can be used to enhance your YA paranormal story. As a bonus we’ll take a look at markets, marketing yourself, and the submission process. I will be providing feedback.

    Lesson 1 - What is YA? What defines paranormal?
    Lesson 2 - Engaging & Writing for Today’s YA Readers
    Lesson 3 - Your Story Idea – Does it Fit YA Paranormal?
    Your Story Idea – Is it BIG Enough?
    Lesson 4 - Your Story Opening
    Lesson 5 - YA Characters
    YA Plots & Subplots
    Lesson 6 - Your Story Middle
    Lesson 7 - YA POV and Voice
    Lesson 8 - YA Settings/ Your Story End

    • YA Paranormal Markets—Agents & Publishers
    • Marketing Yourself
    • Submitting Your Novel
    • Places for Book Reviews and Author Interviews