Actionable Information and Creative Inspiration for Writers and Illustrators. From Baby Books to YA Novels.
Kimara Nye of Maverick Books was able to share with me some insights into publishing. Includes a great tip for writers – one even new to me.
What I found out about Nujeen Mustafa surprised me and impressed upon me the importance of books. Read about this teenaged author and how her story might help inspire your own.
What the ladies from Red Door Publishing had to share about their publishing house was engaging, fun and informative – and surprising.
The Frankfurt Book Fair is the largest book event in the world. So why do so many people come? Why is it such a big deal? I’ll tell you!
What are the real publishing stats? With so much misinformation out there, I thought I’d provide some unbiased resources for you. Check it out.
So many writers cringe at the task of crafting a story outline. But it’s so worth it. I’ll tell you how – and share some solid reasons why you should.
Multiperspectivity is one of those lovely, rare types of narrative that is growing right now and becoming more popular – especially amongst young readers! Get the ins-and-outs on multi-narrative.
How much does an illustrator cost? How do I find a good one? Find out what makes a good storybook partnership. Very important!
Just like out of an Agatha Christie novel, I have discovered her list of favorite childhood stories. I do believe this is a mystery she wanted solved. Read about the childrens books Agatha Christie loves.
Roxie Munro has over 40 nonfiction and concept illustrated books on the market, with several novelty-type projects like lift-the-flap books and books that are serialized. Read about how she does it.
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