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Mini-Writing Workshop with Author Mary Amato


Kick off National Novel Writing Month with a NANOWRIMO Workshop! Award-winning Author Mary Amato will share a bit from her latest novels, lead a 15-minute creative-writing exercise, and give tips that will make you want to run home to write your own masterpiece! Mary will be available to sign books and answer questions. 

Author Info

Mary Amato writes fiction for all ages. She is best known for her 18 works of fiction for young adults and children, including Guitar Notes, and Edgar Allan’s Official Crime Investigation Notebook. She teaches extensively around the U.S. and has two new books out:

  • Open Mic Night at Westminster Cemetery, a YA/Adult crossover about a 16-year-old poet who hosts an open mic for old ghosts at a Baltimore Cemetery;

  • and a new chapter book, News from Me, Lucy McGee, about a funny young songwriter named Lucy McGee.

Mary will be available to sign books and answer questions.

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