This year I took on the role of Picture Book Expert for Children’s Book Insider, an online site for those interested in writing for children and marketing their published works. This is a membership site, but they also offer a free newsletter and now, this free eBook which you can download.
Writing for Children 2012 — A Look At The Trends Impacting Children’s Writers Today
Here’s what the eBook includes:
* Multi-million selling author Natasha Wing (Wow! What a billing!) on “What The Heck’s Happening In Picture Books?”
* Anastasia Suen — author of more than 135 books — on “The Top 10 Trends in Easy Readers”
* Newbery Honoree Kirby Larson’s “Middle Grade – Where We Are, Where We’re Going”
* Helen Landalf, author of the YA hit Flyaway on “What’s Hot in Young Adult”
* Renowned writing instructor and editor Laura Backes tells us “Don’t Fear the eBook”
* Karen Robertson, creator of The Author’s Guide to Book Apps on “Children’s Book Apps: An Exciting Opportunity For Writers”
This eBook, compiled by the editors of Children’s Book Insider: The Newsletter for Children’s Writers, is 100% free for all
members of the writing community and is available for instant download in PDF format.
Give yourself a Valentine’s Day gift – the gift of knowledge.