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Charlie Goes to Storymakers

This past weekend, Charlie attended LDStorymakers 2016, a writing conference in Provo, Utah (it’s also the home of the Whitney Awards gala—Followed by Frost was nominated for a Whitney this year).

Charlie spent the weekend glamorously teaching about magic systems …

Charlie presents at Storymakers 2016.

Charlie is introduced before her class. (Photo by Evelyn Hornbarger)

talking agent-author relationships with her agent (Marlene Stringer) and her agency sisters (who are plentiful and fabulous) …

Charlie; her agent, Marlene Stringer; and her agency sisters.

Left to right: Bethany Wiggins, Charlie N. Holmberg, Caitlin McFarland, Marlene Stringer, Emily Bleeker, & Emily R. King discuss how agents and authors work together

and rocking her baby belly at the Whitney Awards gala.

Six women of publishing at a grand gala.

Left to right: Marelene Stringer, Charlie N. Holmberg, Caitlin McFarland, Emily Bleeker, Emily R. King, & Mikki Kells at the Whitney Awards gala.

She also loved (but got no pictures of) meeting fans throughout the conference and at the signing.

Charlie at Writing for Charity Conference

Charlie will be at this year’s Writing for Charity conference on March 19, from 9:30 AM–5:00 PM. Proceeds from the conference benefit various charitable causes. This year the proceeds will go to Midvale Elementary School in Midvale, Utah, and Empress Mentewab School in Ethiopia.

Charlie will be participating in the panel “What do Do After the Contract and Before the Book Is Published” with fellow panelists Elaine Vickers, Erin Summerill, and Camille Andros from 11:50 AM–12:30 PM.

The full schedule is available online.

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