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Smart Chicks Kick It Tour!

Don’t Miss This Special Anderson’s Event!

 I’m registered, are you?!

Not one. Not two. Not three . . . but SIX authors are on tap at Wentz Concert Hall for a special Young Adult readers event presented by Anderson’s. It’s the Smart Chicks Tour, starring Alyson Noel (Dark Flame), Kelley Armstrong (The Reckoning), Melissa Marr (Radiant Shadows), Jennifer Barnes (Raised by Wolves), Jackson Pearce (Sisters Red), and Carrie Ryan (Dead Tossed Waves). OMG, they’ll all be together and ready to greet fans! To receive an event ticket to this exciting program, purchase at least one of the authors’ books (OR pay $5).
Wednesday, September 22 at 7:00 p.m. at Wentz Concert Hall, 171 E. Chicago Ave. in Naperville

Anderson’s Bookshops

123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville, IL  60540

(630) 355-2665

5112 Main St., Downers Grove, IL  60515

(630) 963-2665



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Events for Writers in NY & MI states

Because we all need to push away from our desks and venture out to mingle in the writing arena, here are some events scheduled this month:

Event: PITCH: Brooklyn, NY

“”Pitch your story or book face-to-face with the Flatmancrooked editorial team.””

What: Business Meeting

Host: Flatmancrooked

Start Time: Sunday, September 27 at 11:00am

End Time: Sunday, September 27 at 2:00pm

Where: Brooklyn Library – Park Slope Branch

To see more details and RSVP, follow the link below:



Fall Writers’ Workshop With Heather Sellers

Learn a terrific new focusing technique that

will allow you to dream forth the most amazing

scenes. Get out of your head and into

your senses; invent fantastic, compelling

scenes that will leave your readers


Heather Sellers will share techniques acquired

from Robert Olen Butler and Lynda

Barry. Topics include How To Focus, Stop

Drafting, What To Write, Revision That Actually

Works, and Tips and Tricks to Keep Writing.

For more information, contact the store

Literary Life Bookstore (616.458.8418 or

email at

ff atinfo@literarylifebookstore.com).


Fall Writers’ Workshop with Heather Sellers:

Fabulous Images in Fiction and Memoir


Monday, September 14

Two-Session Workshop will be held onAND

Monday, September 21


758 Wealthy Street SE

Literary Life Bookstore


7pm – 9pm


Each session is $25 (save $5 if both sessions

are paid for in advance). Space is limited

to 10 writers, and spots will be reserved

upon receipt of payment.


I’d love to drive to MI and attend this one and the price can’t be beat, but alas, I have  a day job to attend. So, do me  a favor, OK?  Go there – take great notes and come back here to share your knowledge with the rest of us!  Do It!


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