Historical Novel Society North American Conference

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The biennial Historical Novel Society North American Conference was held online from June 21 to June 27. The conference featured presentations, panels, pitch sessions with agents and editors, query critiques, and social events for historical fiction writers. Featured presenters included authors Libbie Hawker and Lisa See and publishing professional Jane Friedman. The cost of the conference, which includes all regular sessions and exclusive pre-recorded content, was $289 ($259 for HNS members). Registration was rolling through June 20. The cost of master classes ranged from $50 to $75. The cost of pitch sessions and query critiques was $25 per session. Visit the website for more information.

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Historical Novel Society North American Conference, 1423 Madison Street, Oregon City, OR 97045. Rose Spears, Marketing Chair.