Hope to see you at one or more of these exciting events celebrating the launch of Sword and Verse!
Tuesday, January 19, 2016 from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm at Carroll County Public Library, Finksburg Branch (2265 Old Westminster Pike, Finksburg, MD 21048. Phone: 410.386.4505)
Join us for a reading, signing, refreshments, and a screening of the winning entries in the SWORD AND VERSE trailer contest. Open to all! Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing. For more information, see http://library.carr.org
Writers: Let’s Talk Revision
Thursday, January 21 at 7 PM
Baltimore County Public Library, Cockeysville Branch
9833 Greenside Drive
Cockeysville, Maryland 21030-2188
From first draft to final copy, a novel goes through many stages of change. Join Kathy MacMillan, author of Sword and Verse (HarperTeen, 2016), and screenwriter Manuela Bernardi, the book’s betareader, for a frank discussion of feedback and how it shapes the revision process. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing after the program. This program is co-sponsored by Baltimore County Public Library and the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators MD/DE/WV Region. Please RSVP at http://mddewv.scbwi.org/ by January 19.
Sword and Verse Gala
Join us for an elegant evening celebrating the launch of Sword and Verse and supporting Deaf Camps, Inc.’s scholarship fund!
Friday, January 22, 2016 from 6-9 PM
Grey Rock Mansion
400 Grey Rock Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
Tickets: $100 per person; includes:
-Unlimited wine, soft drinks, coffee, and tea
-a signed hardcover first edition of Sword and Verse
Door prizes ~ Silent auction ~ 50/50 Raffle
This event will be accessible in English and American Sign Language.