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William Hazelgrove Signs The Pitcher at Morton East Freshman Center

Posted by on Feb 28, 2014 in General News | Comments Off on William Hazelgrove Signs The Pitcher at Morton East Freshman Center

William Hazelgrove Signs The Pitcher at Morton East Freshman Center

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William Hazelgrove signing The Pitcher at Morton East

Junior Library Guild Bringing out Audio Book of The Pitcher for Libraries and Schools

Posted by on Feb 26, 2014 in General News | Comments Off on Junior Library Guild Bringing out Audio Book of The Pitcher for Libraries and Schools

The Junior Library Guild will be filling their Mp3 players with the audio book of The Pitcher. https://www.juniorlibraryguild.com/services/audiobooks The story of a Mexican American boy with a golden arm and a broken down World Series Pitcher who coaches him to make the high school team has been a big hit in the schools and libraries and JLG wants to be the first to offer the audio version of the book.

Library and School Presentation Programs

Posted by on Feb 23, 2014 in General News | Comments Off on Library and School Presentation Programs

William Hazelgrove’s Presentations for Libraries and Schools  All Programs $250.00 Multiple Programs $500.00

 

SELLING Your Writing in the Age  of Social Media

There’s really only one way to sell your writing today: on the Internet. Best-selling novelist, William Hazelgrove has used the power of social media to secure media and build sales for his five novels. Hazelgrove will show what it t

Finding the Novel Inside of You.

We all have a novel inside of us. It’s that story burning to be told. Hazelgrove tells the secrets and method to get started on that idea and keep at it through the first draft and subsequent revisions. He also covers the “ins-and-outs” of getting published, sharing stories of paperback auctions, movie options and his first big contract.akes to get started and how to put – and keep – your name in front of readers.

 

Writing that Memoir

So you always thought someone should write a book about your life. Here is your chance. Writing that Memoir covers writing a memoir from the first draft to rewriting to getting published. What makes a Memoir a success versus just a diary of your life is covered in this seminar that will get you on the road to writing the story of your life.  A memoir uses the same techniques as novels and William Hazelgrove uses humor and wit to explain the ins and outs to getting down that elusive first draft and carrying it through to the confusing world of publishing.

 

For Young Adults & Teens

Reading Well to Write Well

Hazelgrove takes students on a reading and writing journey they won’t soon forget. He stresses the connections between books and writing and shows how a quality book helps produce quality writing. He interacts with the audience, incorporating writing exercises and feedback. He also shares his journey as a novelist.

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT

bhazelgrove@gmail.com

708.476.1636

www.williamhazelgrove.com

Hardcover Release of The Pitcher by Koehler Books April 15th!

Posted by on Feb 22, 2014 in General News | Comments Off on Hardcover Release of The Pitcher by Koehler Books April 15th!

The Pitcher will be released April 15th in Hardcover. This is the first hardcover for Koehler Books and is in response to demand by libraries and schools for the Junior Library Guild Selection that is fast becoming a modern classic. http://www.amazon.com/The-Pitcher-William-Hazelgrove/dp/1938467590 The story of a Mexican American boy coached by a broken down World Series Pitcher has garnered rave reviews from Publishers Weekly, Booklist, Kirkus and School Library Journal.

Author Visit by William Hazelgrove at Morton East H.S. Blazing Success!

Posted by on Feb 20, 2014 in General News | Comments Off on Author Visit by William Hazelgrove at Morton East H.S. Blazing Success!

Morton East Bought 260 books of The Pitcher for their students and William Hazelgrove signed every one. Hotdogs and chips and pop were had by all in a baseball themed presentation and everyone had their picture taken as the author signed their books. Smiles all around for students and author alike.

Reading The Pitcher at Waterline Writers Batavia February 16th 6PM!

Posted by on Feb 7, 2014 in General News | Comments Off on Reading The Pitcher at Waterline Writers Batavia February 16th 6PM!

William Hazelgrove will be reading The Pitcher and selling books at Waterline Writers in Batavia February 16 at 6PM http://www.waterlinewriters.org/

Novelist William Hazelgrove speaking at Morton East Highschool Feb 20th on The Pitcher

Posted by on Feb 6, 2014 in General News | Comments Off on Novelist William Hazelgrove speaking at Morton East Highschool Feb 20th on The Pitcher