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Kindling Words East offers three strands for:

Published authors of books for older readers

Published illustrators and/or authors of books for younger readers

Professional editors (editors only)

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Kindling Words East: Feb. 5 - Feb. 8, 2015

The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort and Spa
Essex Junction, Vermont

You are invited to come into the wintry woods. Join with colleagues to refine the art of creating books for children. An intensive workshop or a solitary retreat, the three-day weekend provides something not found anywhere else: a place for accomplished writers, artists, and editors to talk shop and come away inspired.

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Kindling Words West: April 27-May 3, 2014

Workshop Leader: Laurie Halse Anderson

Mountain Thunder Lodge, Breckenridge,CO

Registration begins October 3rd and remains open until all slots are full (attendee number is limited to provide an intimate gathering for deep retreat) A nurturing environment for both writing and visual—this retreat is designed for intensive workshopping and reflection.