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Tuesday, 3 March 2015

Schedule - Young Adult Readers' Hangout - Kingston Book Fair 2015

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SCHEDULE - SUBJECT TO CHANGE W/OUT NOTICE
SAT MARCH 7, DEVON HOUSE


10AM OPEN
10:30 - 10:55
Writing Prompts!
Start writing a story, see where it takes you.
11AM - 12 NOON
Writers' Panel
Moderator: Maxine McDonnough
  
11AM: Excerpts from Novels


  • The Fallen Empire read by one of the authors ( Jonadee Martin or Jhada Martin) - 5 mins
  • The Boy Next Door read by author Mandisa Parnell - 5 mins




  • 11:30 - 12 noon Discussion 
    A Conversation with writers
    1. Madisa Parnell, novelist and customer service agent
    2. Jonadee Martin, novelist and student
    3. Jhada Martin, novelist and student
    4. C Bryan, Gleaner journalist

    3PM - 3:30PM
    Writing Persuasive Dialogue
    Positioning a topic, presenting an idea

    4PM - 430PM
    Creative Writing Sprint
    An adrenaline rush. We start you off, you write.

    5PM
    END
    Mandisa Parnell
    author of the romance novel
    The Boy Next Door
















    Jonadee Martin and Jhada Martin
    co-authors of the fantasy fiction
    The Fallen Empire










































    Chad Bryan
    Journalist
    The Daily Gleaner