Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Brand Names

Is it okay to use a brand name in your story or do you need to get permission? 

http://www.rightsofwriters.com/2010/12/can-i-mention-brand-name-products-in-my.html

Monday, November 18, 2019

Book Marketing Ideas

Have you thought about all of these online and offline book marketing ideas? 

https://blog.nathanbransford.com/2019/09/book-marketing-ideas

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Pseudo Narratives

Fact-based books can resemble a narrative when the information is reported by a fictional narrator, such as an animal or inanimate object or a person other than the author.

http://celebratescience.blogspot.com/2019/09/whats-pseudo-narrative.html

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Benefits of Author Visits

Author visits are more than just a fun time for students. 

https://www.jandersoncoats.com/author-visits/benefits-of-author-visits/

Friday, November 15, 2019

Picture Book Rules

There are many rules about writing picture books, but sometimes they're broken.

https://henryherz.wordpress.com/2014/12/14/the-ten-commandments-of-picture-book-writing/

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Theme

We've all heard the term "theme," but what does it really mean. 

https://blog.reedsy.com/what-is-the-theme-of-a-book/

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Pacing

These seven tricks will help you master the pacing of your story. 

https://writersedit.com/fiction-writing/7-quick-tips-for-mastering-pacing-in-your-story/

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Manuscript Checklist

Here are some last minute items to check before submitting or handing in that manuscript.

https://zoemmccarthy.com/writing/10-item-manuscript-checklist-when-youre-under-a-deadline

Monday, November 11, 2019

Novelty Books

Everything you wanted to know about writing a novelty book and getting it published. 

https://taralazar.com/2019/09/09/novelty-book-primer-salina-yoon/

Sunday, November 10, 2019

Agent Pitches

Here are some tips to make the  most of your agent pitch session. 

https://annerallen.com/2019/09/agent-pitch-session-not-screw-up/