Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Writing a Series

When you're writing a series, the subsequent books usually have to be written quickly.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Picture Book Revision

Here are some common problems in picture book manuscripts and how to correct them.

Monday, July 28, 2014


Get your story moving and keep it moving.

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Essential Story Ingredients

Make sure your stories contain these five vital ingredients.

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Nonfiction Detectives

Two librarians review the best nonfiction books for children.

Friday, July 25, 2014

Writing Contests

Winning a writing contest can boost your confidence and maybe even lead to greater things.

Thursday, July 24, 2014

New Agent

Alexander Slater of Trident Media Group is looking for children's, middle-grade, and young adult authors.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Unusual Words

Add interest to your writing by using fun and different words.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Agent Offers

What do you do after an agent says, "Yes?"

Monday, July 21, 2014

Writing Dialogue

Remember that written dialogue is different than real speech.