St. Croix Writers and Wisconsin Writers Association are pleased to announce their Northland Fall Writers Conference, September 28, 2019. Registration begins at 8:30 am, Solon Springs Community Center, 11523 S. Business Highway 53, Solon Springs, WI. Conference fee of $49.00 (WWA members $39.00) includes a catered lunch, morning, and afternoon refreshments.
The conference is designed for you, writers and readers. During this exciting and eclectic day, you will explore and learn about several genres of writing, plus examine the benefits of professional editing for your manuscripts. This full-day conference includes opportunities for you to purchase books by regional authors in a vendor area.
Brian Freeman, international best-selling psychological thriller author, will present "Thrill Seeker: A Writer's Life in the Northland." Freeman, keynote presenter, is well known for his strong, complex characters including Jonathan Stride, Frost Easton and Cab Bolton, with the Stride detective series set in Duluth, MN. Brian's books are sold in 46 countries and translated into 22 languages. He lives and writes in St. Paul, MN.
During his fifteen years as a Midwestern writer, Brian Freeman has seen the publishing world turn upside down and reinvent itself. But one thing hasn’t changed: the love that readers have for a great story.
Brian will take you through the evolution of his career, from writing award-winning Northland thrillers to recently taking over Robert Ludlum’s Jason Bourne franchise, with the next book in the series, The Bourne Conspiracy, planned for 2020 release.
Brian will also speak about how he develops characters and stories for different settings, platforms, and audiences. He will answer your questions about thriving in today’s publishing industry.
Please find additional info at Brian's website: www.bfreemanbooks.com
Additional guest presenters during the day will include Karla Huston, WI Poet Laureate 2017-2018; Abby Frucht, novelist; and Barry Whiteman, author, editor and president of WWA.
Regional authors featured will include, Gary Banker, Thomas Wayne King, Naomi Musch, and Marty Russo.
Book tables and sales by authors and vendors will be available all day until 4 pm.
Your cost to attend will be $49.00 (WWA members $39.00) including program, catered lunch, snacks, and artisanal coffees. Authors and other literary vendors can reserve a vendor table for an additional $15.00.
Full information and details will be available soon at WiWrite.org.
Save the date! Plan to attend! Saturday. September 28, 2019. Solon Springs, WI.
If you love to read and write, this day is for you. Don't miss it!
Brian Freeman, international best-selling author of the Jonathan Stride, Frost Easton, and Cab Bolton thriller series will be keynote presenter at the Northland Fall Writers Conference, September 28, in Solon Springs, Wisconsin. Freeman has recently taken on Robert Ludlum's Jason Bourne franchise, and is writing the next book in that series, The Bourne Conspiracy, to be released in 2020. To register and for more information check www.WI.Write.org This conference is sponsored by St. Croix Writers and Wisconsin Writers Association. Everyone is welcome, writers and readers