The Building Blocks of Worldbuilding for All Genres OnDemand Webinar
Writers generally think of worldbuilding in connection with science fiction, fantasy, and horror, but do writers of contemporary realism and other genres need worldbuilding too? In this presentation, Tu Books publisher Stacy Whitman discusses the descriptive building blocks every middle grade and young adult writer needs in their tool kit to build an engaging and realistic world that hooks young readers and keeps them reading.
Stacy Whitman is the founder and publisher of Tu Books, an imprint of Lee & Low Books that publishes diverse middle grade and young adult fiction. She holds a master's degree in children's literature from Simmons College. You can find her on Twitter at @stacylwhitman.