Bill Konigsberg’s Openly Straight Wins Sid Fleischman Humor Award

Many congratulations to our friend Bill Konigsberg, whose young adult novel, Openly Straight, has won the prestigious Sid Fleischman Humor Award!

View SCBWI’s press release to learn more.

Did we mention that Bill is an instructor for the YA track of the Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing’s YOUR NOVEL YEAR online certificate? Learn more on the YOUR NOVEL YEAR site.

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