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Friday, May 10 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Writing Horror For Kids and Teens

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Kids love scary stories. But how dark is too dark? Our panelists discuss how to write entertaining, age-appropriate horror literature for younger readers, including the upcoming HWA members only anthology, New Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark.

Moderators
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N.R. (Nancy) Lambert

N.R. Lambert grew up in New York City and learned early to avoid the empty subway car. Her stories have been published by PseudoPod, Factor Four Magazine, and Metaphorosis, and will appear in Fireside Fiction and in the forthcoming anthology, NEW SCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK... Read More →

Speakers
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Lucy A Snyder

Lucy A. Snyder is the five-time Bram Stoker Award-winning author of over 100 published short stories. Her most recent books are the collection Garden of Eldritch Delights and the forthcoming novel The Girl With the Star-Stained Soul. She also wrote the novels Spellbent, Shotgun Sorceress... Read More →
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Josh Malerman

JOSH MALERMAN is the author of the books Bird Box, A House at the Bottom of a Lake, Black Mad Wheel, Goblin, and Unbury Carol. He’s also the singer/songwriter of the High Strung, whose song “The Luck You Got” can be heard as the theme song to the hit Showtime show “Shameless... Read More →
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Jonathan Maberry

Emcee of the Bram Stoker Awards®
JONATHAN MABERRY is a New York Times bestselling author, 5-time Bram Stoker Award-winner, and comic book writer. His vampire apocalypse book series, V-WARS, is in production as a Netflix original series, starring Ian Somerhalder (LOST, VAMPIRE DIARIES) and will debut in late 2019... Read More →
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Daniel Kraus

I'm the co-author of THE SHAPE OF WATER (with del Toro), the upcoming THE LIVING DEAD (with Romero), and the author of ROTTERS, ZEBULON FINCH, SCOWLER, and whatnot.
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Gaby Triana

GABY TRIANA is the author of the Haunted Florida series (Island of Bones, River of Ghosts, City of Spells), YA novels Wake the Hollow, Cakespell, and Summer of Yesterday, as well as a contributing author in the upcoming New Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Anthology (2020). Published... Read More →



Friday May 10, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Grand View Room B-C

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