Victoria Hanley

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Victoria Hanley finds joy in nurturing emerging writers. She is the award-winning author of the bestselling book, Seize the Story: A Handbook for Teens Who Like to Write. Her fantasy novels for YA and MG readers have been published in thirteen languages and have received awards and honors in the U.S.and abroad, including the Colorado Book Award, the Kallbacher-Klapperschlange, the International Reading Association Young Adults Choices list, the Colorado Authors League Top Hand Award, Publishers West Silver Award, and New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age. Her books have also been placed on state award lists in Texas, Oklahoma, Utah, and Colorado, and she is the 2016 Lighthouse Beacon Award recipient. For more information, visit www.victoriahanley.com.

Read a blog post with Victoria, "Voice: Why Publishers Want It."

Classes with Victoria Hanley

How to Tone Up Your Plot
Fiction, YA/Children's

4-Week: Novel Fitness—How to Tone Up Your Plot

January 08, 2018

Writing the YA or MG Novel
Fiction, YA/Children's

8-Week: Writing the YA or MG Novel

January 11, 2018

Victoria Hanley's Published Work

  • Seize the Story

    Seize the Story by Victoria Hanley

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  • Light of the Oracle

    Light of the Oracle by Victoria Hanley

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  • The Seer and the Sword

    The Seer and the Sword by Victoria Hanley

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  • Violet Wings

    Violet Wings by Victoria Hanley

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  • Indigo Magic

    Indigo Magic by Victoria Hanley

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Victoria Hanley's Articles

Top Secret Blog

Voice: Why Publishers Want It

August 01, 2017

Singers sing. Speakers speak. Actors act. All of them use their voices. But writers write.