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90 Minute Meeting to Discuss Your Book Ideas with One of New York's Leading Novelists, Ellen Meister

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Donated by: Ellen Meister

You and a guest will get the inside scoop on writing and publishing from one of the New York area's leading novelists, Ellen Meister, during a 90-minute in-person meeting in New York!

It’s a great chance to discuss your writing or your ideas for a book with an insider who is also an editor, ghostwriter, book coach and teacher. If you’re not local, you can meet Ellen via Skype or telephone.

Ellen Meister is the author of five novels: Dorothy Parker Drank Here, Farewell, Dorothy Parker, The Other Life, The Smart One and Secret Confessions of the Applewood PTA, as well as numerous essays and short stories. When she is not working on her own fiction, Ellen teaches creative writing at Hofstra University, mentors other authors, and offers expert advice on appealing to literary agents and editors.

  • Experience expires on May 24, 2019.

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  • Valid for 2 people.
  • Duration: 90 minutes.
  • Meeting can be held via Skype or phone if winner is not able to come to New York City.
Lot #1520309

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  • Travel and accommodations are not included.
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