Morris Authors' Day

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10 am How to Craft a Compelling Query Letter” with author Liz Alterman.

Learn how to write a query letter with author Liz Alterman.

11am: How to (and How Not) to Start a Novel

Authors Mally Becker, Nev March and Lori Robbins will lead a panel presentation on top tips to start your novel and, just as importantly, top things to avoid.

1pm: How Much is Historical and How Much is Fiction

Historical fiction writer Michelle Cameron will discuss the balance required in historical fiction and the different ways writers address the question of what's real and what's imagined?

1 pm: Draw-Along with Mike Moran

Draw along with children's illustrator Mike Moran.

2 pm: Cartooning Techniques

Professional cartoonist and instructor from the Joe Kubert School of Cartooning and Graphics will demonstrate cartooning techniques.

In addition to the workshops, there will be book signings, poetry activities, and more. We look forward to seeing you at Morris Author's Day!

This is a public event and everyone is invited to attend. Any questions, contact Marybeth Ginsberg @




  • Saturday, April 20, 2024 | 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM



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