2/18/19 - 3/1/18 The first draft will be read aloud to a fifth-grade class as a test audience for the book.
1/31/19 - 2/11/19 Electronic versions of the first draft are disseminated to seventeen readers who are familiar with the author and the project in order to provide similar feedback as the focus group.
1/31/19 Hard copies of the first draft are delivered to fifteen readers in a focus group to provide feedback to the author regarding story, structure, plotlines, characters, and readability, among other things. The group will reconvene at the end of February to deliver their feedback to the author.
1/25/19 The first draft of Storytales is registered with the Copyright Office.
1/24/19 The first draft of Storytales is completed.