AUTHOR & MENTOR
Melanie Conklin is an award-winning author published with Penguin, Disney, Little, Brown, and Macmillan. Her books have won awards such as the International Literacy Association Teacher’s Choice Award, Bank Street Best Children’s Book, and nominations to six state reading lists. Melanie is experienced in editing for publication and has mentored writers of all ages through First Five Pages, WriteOnCon, and dozens of author visits to schools, libraries, and universities. She also sat on the regional selection committee for the Park Scholarship at North Carolina State University, of which she was a founding scholarship recipient.
Melanie is available for freelance writing projects including blog posts, articles, IP and WFH projects, script development, and ghost writing. Samples provided upon request.
Coaching & Tutoring
Melanie offers coaching and tutoring for writers of all ages! If you need help with your writing project, she provides coaching for adults through thenovelry.com. She also tutors young writers via Zoom or in person if local to South Orange, NJ.
Melanie won the prestigious Park Scholarship at NC State University and sat on the regional selection committee as an alumnus. With a few quick questions, she can turn your draft into a college essay that sings!
PO Box 34 South Orange, NJ 07079