Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Making it Real Webinar REPLAY with Literary Agent and Author Marie Lamba

Date(s) - 06/09/2020 - 06/18/2020
12:00 am


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Join us on June 9th, 7pm-8:30pm for our next webinar

Registration to attend the live webinar is now closed. You can still register to view the replay until 6/16.

MAKING IT REAL offers tips and techniques that’ll transform words on a page into a believable world for the reader. The real trick is to make the reader the co-creator of the fictional dream. Discover why less can be more when it comes to writing about emotions, setting, descriptions and action. This webinar workshop will include examples and exercises aimed at taking your writing to the next level.

Marie Lamba is a Literary Agent at the Jennifer De Chiara Literary Agency in NYC (, where she represents fiction and non-fiction picture books, middle grade, YA and adult works, plus memoir. Marie is also author of the picture books Green Green: A Community Gardening Story (Farrar Straus Giroux), and A Day So Gray (Clarion), and of the young adult novels What I Meant… (Random House), Over My Head, and Drawn. Her articles are in more than 100 publications, and she’s a frequent contributor to Writer’s Digest. She has worked as an editor, an award-winning public relations writer, and a book publicist, and has taught classes on novel writing and on author promotion. You can follow her blog at her website, follow her on Twitter @marielamba, and like her Facebook page: Marie Lamba, Author.

Register below:
$15, members
$30, non members
** Includes access to webinar recording for 30 days. Recording will be available 24 hours after the live webinar. Link to the live webinar will be emailed to participants on June 10th.