Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Middle Grade or Young Adult

What are the key differences between middle grade and young adult novels? 

http://www.writersdigest.com/online-editor/the-key-differences-between-middle-grade-vs-young-adult

Monday, September 15, 2014

Reader Pet Peeves

What bothers readers about a book? 

http://jodyhedlund.blogspot.com/2014/08/reader-pet-peeves.html

Sunday, September 14, 2014

How Not to Start a Novel

Here are a few things not to put in your opening pages. 

http://annerallen.blogspot.com/2014/07/how-not-to-start-novel-four-things-to.html

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Picture Book Agents

Not all agents represent picture books. Here's a list of some that do. 

http://www.childrensbookacademy.com/mondays-with-mandy-or-mira/100-picture-book-agents

Friday, September 12, 2014

Funny Novels

Why you should (and shouldn't!) write humorous novels. 

http://annerallen.blogspot.com/2013/11/how-to-write-funny-novelsand-why-you.html

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Bad Agents

It's true. A bad agent is worse than no agent at all. 

http://bookendslitagency.blogspot.com/2007/06/bad-agent.html

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Monday, September 8, 2014

Sequels

How much should you refer back to the previous book in a sequel? 

http://www.teachingauthors.com/2014/08/and-hits-keep-on-comin.html

Sunday, September 7, 2014

Book Events

Get the most out of your next book signing or author visit. 

http://behlerblog.com/2014/03/27/making-the-most-of-your-book-event/