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Heather Graham's Sixth Annual New Orleans Workshop

Heather Graham's Writers for New Orleans Workshop

New Orleans, LA – Bestselling author, Heather Graham, is excited to announce the Sixth Annual Writers for New Orleans Workshop. Beginning December 14th, 2012 Friday evening with a welcome party hosted by Erin McCarthy New York Times best-selling and award-winning author of more than forty works of fiction including romance, suspense, paranormal and young adult fare.

For Writers!!

Special Guests:

James Rollins, David Morrell, Jonathan Maberry and Eileen Dreyer.

Plus: Cherry Adair, Erin McCarthy, Don Bruns, Rebecca Cantrell, Rich Devin, Kathleen Pickering, and Traci Hall.


More Agents / Editors:

Exceptional Editors and Agents to take pitches from all aspiring writers.
Robert Gleason, Executive Editor Tor/Forge Books, Tom Colgan, Executive Editor Penguin, Paula Eykelhof, Executive Editor Harlequin/Mira Books, Leslie Wainger, Editor-at-Large, Harlequin/Mira Books,  Susan Gleason of the Susan Gleason Literacy Agency and Cherry Weiner of the Cherry Weiner Literacy Agency.



Thomas Colgan, Executive Editor Penguin Books

Brent Chapman, Shadowfall Publications

Leslie Wainger, Editor Harlequin

Paula Eykelhof, Editor Mira Books

Cherry Weiner, Cherry Weiner Literacy Agency.

Industry Professional

Joan Schulhafer, Joan Schulhafer Publishing & Media Consulting




Top Tips: Meet The Next Bestseller™ Dream Team

So what’s your book about? Could you be the next bestseller? Only if you can easily talk about the book you’ve written with agents, publishers, Hollywood and the media. Watch, listen and learn in this interactive session with the dream team including a literary agent, Hollywood producer and Emmy Award-winning director, and a #1 radio show host to craft and refine your pitch.


The panel includes:

Jennifer S. Wilkov, moderator (Your Book Is Your Hook! #1 Radio Show Host & Best-Selling Author), Katharine Sands (literary agent & author of Making the Perfect Pitch), and Lane Shefter Bishop (Hollywood Producer & Emmy Award-Winning Director with upcoming films and television series for Fox 2000, CBS Films, ABC Family, Fox TV Studios, NBC and others)


Please go to where there is more information on all of our guests.

Registration Form for Writers is attached.  Please fill out and send to, or fax 3372329645 or snail mail to 103 Estainville Ave., Lafayette, LA 70508.

Special Hotel Rates

The hotel is offering a $129.00 room rate for our group. 

For additional details and to register

Conference space is limited and sells out early, so register today!