Mark your calendars! Shutter will be released October 18th, but you can preorder now with one of the links below.

Indiebound

Amazon

Barnes & Noble


Click here to read sneak peek pages of SHUTTER.



APPEARANCES

I’ll be at the Boston Teen Author Fest, Saturday, September 24th, 9:30-5. For more information.


I'll be at Jabberwocky Bookstore, Newburyport, MA on October 15th at 3PM. Joining me on a panel will be fellow young adult authors Hillary Monahan and Mackenzie Van Engelenhoven. Pre-released copies of SHUTTER will be available.


BOOK RELEASE PARTY for SHUTTER, Friday, October 21st, 6-8PM, Spirit of 76 Bookstore, Marblehead, MA. There will be refreshments, contests, and book giveaways. Teachers, librarians, and book group leaders, there will also be a drawing for an author visit. Bring any books you have for me to sign and come help me celebrate the release! For more information.



CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOPS

ANYTIME ONLINE CREATIVE WRITING CRITIQUE
Cost: $100.00

I will send you, via e-mail, a 30-page packet of information and exercises for character-building, plot structure, dialogue, point-of-view, revision, and more. In addition, You can submit up to 10 pages (double-spaced, 12 point font, standard margins) of writing for my editorial notes. I will critique the pages, addressing any issues, including but not limited to plot, character development, syntax, grammar, and dialogue. I will point out what I believe works and offer some advice for an overall direction.

After I give notes, I will be available via e-mail for follow up if you have questions.

This class is available now. I will take up to ten students at a time and get back to you within one week of payment.

To sign up for the online writing critique, please e-mail me: lauriestolarz@yahoo.com

Autographed Books & Bookplates
Would you like to purchase one of my autographed titles (or better yet a whole series) for a gift or for yourself? Or would you like a personalized bookplate? Please e-mail me: lauriestolarz@yahoo.com

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