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Master Class: Writing the Breakout Novel

Thursday, August 1
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Mt. Adams

Please join us for this Master Class with Donald Maass.

This intensive workshop teaches the techniques that make any story feel big. For advanced fiction writers who want to take their fiction to the next level, this hands-on workshop shows you how. Participants should bring a work-in-progress and writing materials.

Master classes are small, focused workshops, limited to 15 writers and presented by industry professionals. This Master Class is five hours long and includes lunch. You must register to attend Master Classes at an additional cost. Please register here.


Donald Maass

Donald Maass founded the Donald Maass Literary Agency in New York in 1980. His agency sells more than 150 novels every year to major publishers in the U.S. and overseas. He is the author of The Career Novelist (1996), Writing the Breakout Novel (2001), Writing the Breakout Novel Workbook (2004), The Fire in Fiction (2009), The Breakout Novelist (2011), and Writing 21st Century Fiction (2012).  He is a past president of the Association of Authors’ Representatives, Inc.