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Meredith Sue Willis


 

MSW Reads from and Talks about Her Work


MSW reading from Meli's Way at the Ethical Culture Society
of Essex County, New Jersey on December 12, 2015.

Meredith Sue Willis is an experienced and entertaining reader from her work. Invite her to your group for a combination reading and discussion of Appalachian literature or the ethics of writing fiction. Get in touch with her by email at Meredithsuewillis (at) gmail.com.

For more about Meli's Way: "Meli's Way is deftly crafted and inherently absorbing read from beginning to end...very highly recommended for personal reading lists, as well as school and community library YA Fiction collections."

-- Midwest Bookwatch/Children's Bookwatch

 

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NYU SPS Advanced Novel Writing Seminar
MSW is teaching Advanced Novel, Novel II: Advanced Novel Writing at NYU/SPS Spring 2016.
Also watch for her next online class.

 

 

Book Groups


MSW giving a workshop at the NYU Bookstore

Meredith Sue Willis loves to visit book groups that read her books! If you are within driving distance for her, she'll happily visit your group to take questions, talk about her books, or just listen to you talk. If you live farther than commuting distance, get in touch with her about a conference phone call or email chat. Email her at Meredithsuewillis (at) gmail.com.

To learn more about her books, visit the book page. E-mail MSW for suggestions about what might be a good book for your group; or, sign up for occasional newsletter, "Books for Readers."

 

 

 

Workshops and Talks


A workshop in Madison, New Jersey

MSW gives talks and writing workshops at libraries and other venues on topics like "Finding Stories" and "Strategies to Start Your Novel." Email her at Meredithsuewillis (at) gmail.com.

 

 

School Visits and Workshops for Kids
With Meredith Sue Willis

 


Park Ridge High School

Meredith Sue Willis is an experienced and enthusiastic writer-in-the-schools. She worked first with Teachers & Writers Collaborative in New York City, and has now been associated for many years with the New Jersey Writers Project. She is also a past Distinguished Teaching Artist of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts. She works as a visiting writer in public schools in NJ and elsewhere. Her books about the teaching of writing (with lots of exercises for teachers to use!) are Personal Fiction Writing, Deep Revision, and Blazing Pencils.  

When she makes author visits to 3rd -5th graders. she uses her books about Marco, and for middle schoolers, she talks about Billie of Fish House Lane and her new young adultnovel, Meli's Way. She also visits high schools to give writingworkshops and to talk about Meli's Way. For more information, if you are in New Jersey, go to the New Jersey Writers Project, or get in touch with MSW directly via email at Meredithsuewillis (at) gmail.com.

 

 

 

 

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