Special Guests

The Ithaca Writers Institute is pleased to feature a panel of three award-winning novelists: Shawn Goodman, Megan Shull, and Eleanor Henderson will talk with students and answer their questions about craft, process, and their paths to publishing under the umbrella of writing young characters for middle grade, young adult, and adult readerships. Click on the authors' names for their biographies. 

Shawn Goodman

Shawn Goodman

Author of KINDNESS FOR WEAKNESS

Megan Shull

Megan Shull

Author of THE SWAP

Eleanor Henderson

Eleanor Henderson

Author of TEN THOUSAND SAINTS and THE TWELVE-MILE STRAIGHT