Author programs for nonfiction, fiction, memoir/creative nonfiction, and poetry are run up to three times per year, typically beginning in February (spring), June (summer), and October (fall).
This pilot program is designed to help aspiring authors create charming, whimsical books for children aged 7 to 14. You can choose a genre—fiction, creative nonfiction, even teaching fiction (using a fictionalized story to teach a key lesson)—and create a special book for the little ones.
Professor Eric Koester will guide you through the complete process of book writing and act as your coach. You will work with book publishers and learn from the very beginning how to promote your work, market it, and leverage pre-sale to cover production expenses. Professor Koester will show you how you can pursue your passion and become a well-known author without any out-of-pocket expenses.
Learn how to tell an engaging story that will tickle imagination and curiosity and become someone’s treasured childhood memorabilia.