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Writer's & Illustrator's Guide to Children's Book Publishers and Agents, 2nd Edition: Who They Are! What They Want! and How to Win Them Over! (Writer's & Illustrator's Guide to Children's Book Publish
Writer's & Illustrator's Guide to Children's Book Publishers and Agents, 2nd Edition: Who They Are! What They Want! and How to Win Them Over! (Writer's & Illustrator's Guide to Children's Book Publish
by Ellen R Shapiro
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Here is the ultimate writers and illustrators reference to hundreds of publishers, editors, and agents in the world of childrens publishing. Inside is an up-to-date collection of names, addresses, phone numbers, e-mail addresses, and Web sites for the... (read more)

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The Everything Guide to Writing Children's Books: From Cultivating an Idea to Finding the Right Publisher-All You Need to Launch a Successful Career (Everything)
The Everything Guide to Writing Children's Books: From Cultivating an Idea to Finding the Right Publisher-All You Need to Launch a Successful Career (Everything)
by Lesley Bolton
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For published authors or aspiring writers, the children's book publishing industry can be one of the toughest to crack. The Everything "RM" Guide to Writing Children's Books is the perfect handbook for writers looking to create a successful children's... (read more)

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Creating Characters Kids Will Love (Write for Kids)
Creating Characters Kids Will Love (Write for Kids)
by Elaine Marie Alphin
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Providing lots of examples and exercises, a veteran children's author gives aspiring writers of children's stories concrete tips for bringing characters to life, including observing real kids in action and drawing from childhood experiences.... (read more)

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You Can Write Children's Books Workbook
You Can Write Children's Books Workbook
by Tracey E Dils
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Turn your dream of writing a successful children's book into a reality From the author of the best-selling You Can Write Children's Books, this workbook provides you with hands-on instruction for finishing your manuscript, preparing it for publication... (read more)

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Writing Children's Books (Only Writing Series You'll Ever Need)
Writing Children's Books (Only Writing Series You'll Ever Need)
by Lesley Bolton
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Millions of people yearn to create their own boy wizard or talking frog to entertain children everywhere. But before they prepare their Newbery Medal acceptance speech, they need to know where to start their literary career. From preparing a dynamite... (read more)

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Writing Books for Young People
Writing Books for Young People
by James Cross Giblin
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This expanded guidebook by a widely published children's book author and editor explores all aspects of writing fiction and nonfiction for children, from picture books to young-adult novels. A postscript by the author answers questions on today's... (read more)

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It's a Bunny-Eat-Bunny World: A Writer's Guide to Surviving and Thriving in Today's Competitive Children's Book Market
It's a Bunny-Eat-Bunny World: A Writer's Guide to Surviving and Thriving in Today's Competitive Children's Book Market
by Olga Litowinsky
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Expanding on her previous book, "Writing and Publishing Books for Children in the 1990s", Litowinsky includes tips on how an author can edit, market, and publicize his or her own work. Includes new information on how to deal with agents, editors... (read more)

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Complete Idiot's Guide to Publishing Children's Books, 2e (Complete Idiot's Guides)
Complete Idiot's Guide to Publishing Children's Books, 2e (Complete Idiot's Guides)
by Harold Underdown
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The comprehensive guide to writing, publishing, and selling for the ever-expanding and always exciting children's market-now in a new and updated second edition. € Includes new chapters for illustrators, on submissions, portfolios, art directors, and... (read more)

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Writing for Young Adults
Writing for Young Adults
by Sherry Garland
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Garland explores the issues unique to young adult writing and publishing, from style and structure to finding a niche in this special marketplace.... (read more)

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Writing and Illustrating Children's Books for Publication: Two Perspectives
Writing and Illustrating Children's Books for Publication: Two Perspectives
by Berthe Amoss
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Each lesson includes imaginative writing and illustrating exercises.... (read more)

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How to Write & Illustrate Children's Books and Get Them Published!
How to Write & Illustrate Children's Books and Get Them Published!
by Treld Pelkey Bicknell
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Some of the finest talents in children's publishing provide readers with the basics of constructing a story to approaching publishers.... (read more)

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You Can Write Children's Books (You Can Write It!)
You Can Write Children's Books (You Can Write It!)
by Tracey Dils
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You Can Write Children's Books If you've always enjoyed telling children stories, this book will guide you through the first steps–from writing them down to submitting them with confidence. From inspiration to publication, Tracey Dils shows you how... (read more)

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Children's Writer's Word Book
Children's Writer's Word Book
by Alijandra Mogilner
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Reference for children's writers includes graded word lists (K-6), a thesaurus of the words with synonyms and annotated with reading levels, advice and tips on those practices particular to word usage in children's writing, and samples of writing for... (read more)

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Children's Writer's Word Book (Children's Writer's Word Book)
Children's Writer's Word Book (Children's Writer's Word Book)
by Alijandra Mogilner
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In this revised and expanded 2nd edition, Children's Writer's Word Book helps you immediately determine if you're using the right vocabulary and language for your audience. With its intuitive organization, you'll easily find appropriate words for... (read more)

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Thrice Told Tales: Three Mice Full of Writing Advice
Thrice Told Tales: Three Mice Full of Writing Advice
by Catherine Lewis
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Three Blind Mice. Three Blind Mice. See how they run? No. See how they can make all sorts of useful literary elements colorful and easy to understand! Can one nursery rhyme explain the secrets of the universe? Well, not exactly—but it can help... (read more)

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Abc's of Writing for Children (02 Edition)
Abc's of Writing for Children (02 Edition)
by Koehler
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Have you ever dreamed of writing a best-selling children's book? Ever fantasize about what it's like to live the life of a published children's author? Although writing and illustrating books for children is not as easy as it looks, new authors and... (read more)

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Break These Rules: 35 YA Authors on Speaking Up, Standing Out, and Being Yourself
Break These Rules: 35 YA Authors on Speaking Up, Standing Out, and Being Yourself
by Luke Reynolds
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If youre a girl, you should strive to look like the model on the cover of a magazine. If youre a boy, you should play sports and be good at them. If youre smart, you should immediately go to college after high school, and get a job that makes you rich... (read more)

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Writing and Selling the Young Adult Novel
Writing and Selling the Young Adult Novel
by K L Going
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Get schooled in the art of writing fiction for teens Writing & Selling the YA Novel offers a complete lesson plan for writing and publishing fiction for teens. Structured like a day of high school, award-winning young adult novelist K.L. Going takes her... (read more)

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Book Markets for Children's Writers (Book Markets for Children's Writers)
Book Markets for Children's Writers (Book Markets for Children's Writers)
by Marni Mcniff
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The difference between a writer's success and failure is often found in simply knowing the answers to these three questions: 1. Who are the right editors to submit to at each publication? 2. Where are they currently located? 3. What's the best way to... (read more)

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The Encyclopedia of Writing and Illustrating Children's Books: From Creating Characters to Developing Stories, a Step-By-Step Guied to Making Magical
The Encyclopedia of Writing and Illustrating Children's Books: From Creating Characters to Developing Stories, a Step-By-Step Guied to Making Magical
by Desdemona Mccannon
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The latest in our best selling Encyclopedia of Art series now focuses on a popular topic for both writers and illustrators: how to make, craft, and sell childrens books. This practical book is a step-by-step guide to becoming a successful graphic... (read more)

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