Novel Metamorphosis: Uncommon Ways to Revise
After eight years teaching the Novel Revision retreat across the nation, I’m pleased to announce that the workbook developed for that retreat is now available! Here’s the full details of the book. Novel Metamorphosis: Uncommon Ways to Revise Foreword by Kirby Larson ISBN: 978-0-9798621-0-6 Pub. Date: April 2, 2008 Retail Price: $18.00 Pages: 124 Trim […]
My 2008 Schedule
Here’s a current schedule of my speaking. It may change at any time, because I’m in discussion with a couple people about other events. February 4 Ft. Smith Public Library, Ft. Smith, Arkansas. Children’s program. February 5 Mountain Home Public Library, Mountain Home, Arkansas. Children’s Program with book signing and Adult Writer’s Workshop. Feb 9-10 […]
Arkansas Governor’s Arts Award 2007
I got back from Seattle at midnight Sunday, and got up the next morning early to attend the Arkansas Governor’s Arts Award banquet, where I was the recipient of the Individual Artist award for my work in children’s literature. Previous recipients are sculptors, painters and architects (E. Fay Jones), so it was amazing that they […]
19 Madchen und ich
I just got a look at my picturebook, 19 Girls and Me, in German! It joins the English, Chinese and Arabic editions. It should be released officially any day and, with this publication, I am now available in eight languages! Totally amazing. I saw it at this online bookstore, so if you’re in Europe, check […]
2007 Governor’s Arts Award
by Darcy Pattison I was surprised, but pleased to learn this week that I will be the 2007 recipient of the Arkansas Governor’s Arts Award for Individual Artist for my work as a children?s book author. Sponsored by the Arkansas Arts Council, the award will be presented on October 22, 2007 at the annual ArtLinks […]
In Eight Languages!
by Darcy Pattison I just received copies of 19 Girls and Me (Philomel) in Arabic from an Egyptian publisher. I’m now published in eight languages. Or, I will be when the German version of this book arrives sometime later this year. And here’s the cover in Chinese from a Taiwanese company!