Actionable Information and Creative Inspiration for Writers and Illustrators. From Baby Books to YA Novels.
Read fascinating Kaja Blackley‘s personal story of why he chose to self publish his latest novel, Maggie MacCormack and The Witches’ Wheel, when one of his pervious stories was adapted into a Hollywood movie.
Exactly what does it take to write a top Writer Resume? It‘s different from any other kind of resume. Find out the six parts and get a list of helpful links and tools. From Jennifer Scott.
Find out from award winning author Bobbie Hinman what it takes to form a Focus Group to hone your writing. Get the how and why on the Author Focus Group.
Find literary agents looking for children’s books, middle grade and YA books. A growing list of who, which agency, what they want & how you should submit.
If you’re not sure whether your manuscript is really ready for publishing professionals, this is for you. Find out how to detect if something needs fixing in your story – BEFORE you submit.
Amy Koerner shares with us SIX key things that make the stories of Heinrich Hoffmann such lasting and successful classics.
If you want to be traditionally published but don’t yet have an agent, you need this list. Here are publishers currently accepting submissions from writers and illustrators.
After a long time away from GSB, I’m back. This is my story, involving 30-seconds as a spy and a dawn of realization at the poolside. Rewriting the writer is sometimes hard to do.
If you’re getting a manuscript ready for a publisher’s eyes, be sure to do it right. First: what NOT to do. These are the ways writers get deleted or blacklisted.
Crafting a chapter book is harder than you might expect. Get the low-down on structure, language and pacing for a traditional chapter book and learn what it really takes to do it right.
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