Local Authors & Writers
Resources for White Oak Library District Area Writers
Let your library help you nurture and grow your writing life. We have an array of resources to help you promote and market your work.
Publish your book with Pressbooks! It's an easy-to-use online software that's now available for White Oak Library District users that allows you to create professional-quality eBook and print-ready files of your book in ePUB, MOBI and PDF formats.
Share your self-published, adult fiction work by entering the Soon to Be Famous Illinois Author Project
The White Oak Author Fest is an annual event designed to showcase local authors and support the Library’s goal of being a cultural hub for our residents. It is geared towards all ages and genres with a variety of actives leading up to the event, as well as activities on the day of.
If you are a local author who would like to donate your book to the White Oak Library District's Local Author Collection, click the picture above to email your information. The Local Author Collection is housed at the Crest Hill Branch Library.
National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing.