Tuesday, September 30, 2014

There's a Book

This website contains reviews of many kids' books. 

http://www.theresabook.com/archive/

Monday, September 29, 2014

New U.K. Agency

Skylark Literary will specialize in children's and young adults books.

http://www.wordsandpics.org/2014/08/amber-caraveo-joanna-moult-to-set-up.html

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Pen Names

Reasons you might want to consider writing under a pen name. 

http://www.deanwesleysmith.com/the-new-world-of-publishing-pen-names/

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Friday, September 26, 2014

Amazon Author Pages

Increase your sales by using these strategies on your author page. 

http://kathytemean.wordpress.com/2014/08/06/amazon-strategies-sales-page/

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Learning from Illustrators

Even if you write novels, your writing will benefit from thinking like an illustrator. 

http://www.notesfromtheslushpile.com/2014/07/what-writers-can-learn-from-illustrators.html

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

How Many Words

What's the typical word count for the different genres (picture book, middle grade, etc.)?

http://literaticat.blogspot.com/2011/05/wordcount-dracula.html

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Hiring an Editor

Is it necessary for you to have your manuscript professionally edited before submitting? 

http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2014/07/should-you-hire-editor-before-querying.html

Monday, September 22, 2014

Attending a Conference

There are many advantages to going to conferences with a writing friend. 

http://jetreidliterary.blogspot.com/2014/08/going-to-conferences-with-pals.html

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Being a Writer

Contrary to what you might think, you don't need any of these things to be a successful writer. 

http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2014/08/wow-wednesday-10-things-you-dont-need.html