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Join Ailsa Wild as she guides you through the writing process of middle grade chapter books. Each month, Ailsa will provide precise, constructive suggestions for improvement. This course aims to expand your skills and confidence in writing children's books.
Writing of up to 1,000 words due 25 July, 29 August, 26 September, 31 October, 28 November.
You will learn:
Voice and character in middle grade fiction
How to make the most out of very few words
Insights into your own creative process
The positive outcomes of a regular submission feedback loop
Your next steps towards publication.

Ailsa Wild is the author of two children’s book series: ‘Squishy Taylor’ and ‘The Naughtiest Pixie’.

Writers Victoria’s Online Feedback Clinics are asynchronous, with no face-to-face meetings, allowing you to engage with the content at the times of day and week that suit your schedule. They are hosted on our private Wordpress server.

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8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday 25 July 2023
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1800 577 548


This is an online event! Please attend using your internet connected computer or mobile. The event's URL will be delivered to your email inbox before commencement.

Notes & Requirements

Please ensure that you will have enough time to devote to this course and be able to submit each month as spots are limited. Student submissions due by 11:55pm on Tuesdays: 25 July, 29 August, 26 September & 31 October 28 November

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This event is presented by Writers Victoria with the support of the City of Casey.


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