Friday, November 27, 2015

First School Visit

Your first school visit can be nerve-wracking, but a little preparation goes a long way.

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Facebook Author Page

Is it worthwhile to have a Facebook author page as part of your social media campaign?

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Inventing a Language

When you create a language for your fantasy novel, you want it to sound as if it were real.

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Picture Book Dummies

Even if you're not an illustrator, you should make a dummy for all your picture books, and here's how.

Monday, November 23, 2015

Fair Use

Before you use copyrighted material, you need to understand the idea of fair use.

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Word Counts

Here are some standard word counts for each children's book genre along with specific book examples.

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Self-Editing Basics

You need to be the first editor of your manuscript, and here are some basics to know.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015