Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Give ‘Em the Hook: Mastering the Crucial Skill of Getting an Editor or Agent’s Attention

Join Holiday House editor Elizabeth Law for an interactive 90-minute workshop on how to identify a Hook that that will have anyone wanting to pick up your book. Learn the ingredients for a good hook, and formulas for crafting your own. Then try them out on us!  After the workshop there will be a Q+A to get all your publishing questions answered.

Day: Wednesday, May 18,  2022
Time: 6-7:30 pm (CET)
Where: Paris 75016 – exact address will be sent out 24 hours prior to event


€20 SCBWI member ticket
€30 Non-member ticket

*Masks required*

Possibility for online critiques at an additional price May 28-29. Details to follow.

About Elizabeth:

A life-long, avid reader of children’s and young adult literature, Elizabeth Law has been working in the field her whole professional life as an editor and publisher at Penguin Books, Simon and Schuster,  and Egmont USA.  She is currently Backlist and Special Projects Editor at Holiday House Books (NY), and continues to serve writers and artists through her consulting business, ElawReads.