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Young Writers' Workshop: George O'Connor, Graphic Novels

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 5:30 PM | For members and their guests grades 3-8 | Whitridge Room | $15 per person | advance registration required

In this ongoing series, young writers are invited to join notable authors in exploring different genres. Author and illustrator George O’Connor will lead a discussion about graphic novels and work with young writers and artists to explore visual storytelling. Participants will learn the tools to create their own comics and graphic novels.

George O’Connor is the author of the popular Olympians graphic novel series, chronicling the lives of ancient Greek deities in a fresh way via engaging illustrations paired with modern language. O’Connor has also published several picture books, including Kapow, Sally and the Some-Thing, and Uncle Bigfoot.

To register, contact the Children's Library at 212.288.6900 x234 or children@nysoclib.org. Please make sure children meet the proper age requirements.

This event is generously funded by Richard Peck.