SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

The Most Expensive Real Estate in Your Novel

Wednesday, September 6, 7:00 PM-8:30 PM EDT

Explore the characteristics of a compelling first page with Feiwel & Friends Editor Kat Brzozowski's The Most Expensive Real Estate in Your Novel.

What you need to know:

  • **This online program includes a short presentation of covering the essentials of a first page and then Kat will comment on those submitted in the remaining time.
  • **To format and submit a first page for the online program go to First Pages.  
  • **First Pages received by September 5 will be included in the program, although all may not be read. 
  • **FIRST PAGES sent for critique may be included in the online program. 
  • **If you have registered for a written critique of your First Page, submit no later than September 8, 2017. 
  • **Written Critiques will be returned no later than November 17, 2017. 

Kat Brzozowski is an editor at Swoon Reads/Feiwel & Friends. She has edited a wide range of young adult fiction, including Anna-Marie McLemore's When the Moon was Ours, which received a Stonewall Honor and was longlisted for a National Book Award, and new Fear Street books in R.L. Stine’s best-selling series, which has sold over eighty million copies worldwide. Kat is looking to acquire young adult fiction across a wide range of genres, especially contemporary, realistic YA with a strong hook; dark, contemporary fiction, mysteries, suspense and thrillers; and sci-fi and fantasy that’s mostly rooted in this world. She is especially interested in YA with crossover appeal and diverse characters.