Kids Etc. - How To Write For Children

Do you dream of creating stories for children and young adults? 
Do you want to write books that publishers will consider for publication? 
Do you want to write books that children want to read? 
Join us for Kids etc. - How to write for children

What you need to know:
  1. You’ll love this course if you want to write for tiny overlords, princesses and aspiring pirates.
  2. We cover picture books, middle grade and YA. And all the confusing bits in between.
  3. It is a one day course from 9:00-16:00.
  4. It is in Johannesburg, unless otherwise indicated.
  5. Lunch is awesome. We are not joking about this.
  6. You will write parts of your story in class.
  7. You will receive kind, honest feedback about that writing.
  8. You will have fun. Lots of fun.
We can show you how to plot a children’s story, write it, and prepare it for submission. This workshop will help any author of fiction or non-fiction picture or chapter books for children.

When? 19 March 2017
Where? Johannesburg
How long? 09:00 – 16:00

Queries? If you want a full brochure with venue details, times, and costs, please email Please include the name of the course you are interested in attending.

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22 responses
interesting articles can I get on your list?
Very keen. Done a course many years ago. Writers Write and Amanda Paterson are amazing!
Would like to be an authentic writer
My 14yr old reader is a bookworm, she is also in interested in becoming a writer, can she attend the workshop?
Hi there, how much is this course?
Please email for more details.
I would like to be the part of workshop on the 24 may ,how do I get information
Please send an email to
do you offer any online classes?
No, we don't, Marsha.
Words inspire me Words involve me Words like thief takes every creativity to a good course Words wides up my options Words oath is to let pen & paper to be my weapon against the negative the worlds & beings throw at Word . by Ditsheo
Do you guys ever do courses in Cape Town?
How much does it cost? Will you be running another children's writing course in the future? Thanks
Alison, please send an email to
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