Writing YA (Young Adult) Stories for the Screen

The rise of the YA (young adult) novel is arguably the single most significant literary event of the 21st century. In a time of declining book sales, YA readership has exploded. And so has the market for screen adaptations, as well as original TV and film projects targeting the YA market... more

Instructor: Kate Montgomery

February 05
1 Saturday, (PST)

10:00am - 1:00pm

Writing a Story Kids Want to Read: Creating the Juvenile Novel

“Writing fiction for young people means first understanding what makes a strong story,” says instructor Maxine Rose Schur. “If you have an idea for a story or have already begun writing one, this is the class for you... more
January 14 - February 11
5 Tuesdays

7:00pm - 9:30pm

San Francisco, CA

The Craft of Creating Picture Books: Where Text and Image Meet

Picture books provide one of the most exciting and innovative spaces for play in the book world today. Genres collide, stories become graphic novels, and nonfiction dances from the page in lyrical twists and twirls... more
February 15
1 Saturday

10:00am - 4:00pm

Berkeley, CA

The Craft of Creating Picture Books: Where Text and Image Meet

Picture books provide one of the most exciting and innovative spaces for play in the book world today. Genres collide, stories become graphic novels, and nonfiction dances from the page in lyrical twists and twirls... more
April 20
1 Saturday

10:00am - 4:00pm

Berkeley, CA

The Craft of Creating Picture Books: Where Text and Image Meet

Picture books provide one of the most exciting and innovative spaces for play in the book world today. Genres collide, stories become graphic novels, and nonfiction dances from the page in lyrical twists and twirls... more
February 09
1 Saturday

10:00am - 4:00pm

Berkeley, CA

Writing a Story Kids Want to Read: Creating the Juvenile Novel

“Writing fiction for young people means first understanding what makes a strong story,” says instructor Maxine Rose Schur. “If you have an idea for a story or have already begun writing one, this is the class for you... more
February 19 - March 19
5 Tuesdays

7:00pm - 9:30pm

San Francisco, CA

The Craft of Creating Picture Books: Where Text and Image Meet

Picture books provide one of the most exciting and innovative spaces for play in the book world today. Genres collide, stories become graphic novels, and nonfiction dances from the page in lyrical twists and twirls... more
September 29
1 Saturday

10:00am - 4:00pm

Berkeley, CA

Writing a Story Kids Want to Read: Creating the Juvenile Novel

“Writing fiction for young people means first understanding what makes a strong story,” says instructor Maxine Rose Schur. “If you have an idea for a story or have already begun writing one, this is the class for you... more
July 10 - August 07
5 Tuesdays

7:00pm - 9:30pm

San Francisco, CA

Writing a Story Kids Want to Read: Creating the Juvenile Novel

“Writing fiction for young people means first understanding what makes a strong story,” says instructor Maxine Rose Schur. “If you have an idea for a story or have already begun writing one, this is the class for you... more
January 16 - February 13
5 Tuesdays

7:00pm - 9:30pm

San Francisco, CA

The Craft of Creating Picture Books: Where Text and Image Meet

Picture books provide one of the most exciting and innovative spaces for play in the book world today. Genres collide, stories become graphic novels, and nonfiction dances from the page in lyrical twists and twirls... more
February 03
1 Saturday

10:00am - 4:00pm

Berkeley, CA
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