|Everyone assumes that writing
childrenís books is easy, so they donít listen to good advice! Did you
know that childrenís books are the most over submitted MSS in the publishing
industry and less than a quarter of one percent of all submissions are
So whatís the secret? Itís
actually blindingly obvious:
In order to get your childrenís
book published, you MUST give childrenís publishers EXACTLY what they want.
And THAT is what "How
to Write a GREAT Children's Book" is all about.
What you need to consider
before you start writing your book:
It's good to know what you should
write about in order to make good children's books.
Learn everything you can about
the different types of children's books.
It's good to know what to do
to improve your chances of being published.
Find out why children's fiction
is different from other fiction and what is important in children's fiction.
It's good to know how to create
believable characters and how to write realistic dialogue.
Learn how to make sure your
reader is 'hooked' after the first two pages.
Find out more about editing
and polishing your work to a professional standard.
What are the most common problems
of novice writers.