Monday, November 30, 2015

Leaving Your Agent

Sometimes the best of matches doesn't work out, and it becomes time to divorce your agent.

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Mistakes on the Road to Publication

Learn from a debut author what mistakes to avoid on your way to being published.

Saturday, November 28, 2015

Email Subject Line

If you're querying by email, you should make sure your subject line gives the necessary information.

Friday, November 27, 2015

First School Visit

Your first school visit can be nerve-wracking, but a little preparation goes a long way.

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Facebook Author Page

Is it worthwhile to have a Facebook author page as part of your social media campaign?

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Inventing a Language

When you create a language for your fantasy novel, you want it to sound as if it were real.

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Picture Book Dummies

Even if you're not an illustrator, you should make a dummy for all your picture books, and here's how.

Monday, November 23, 2015

Fair Use

Before you use copyrighted material, you need to understand the idea of fair use.

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Word Counts

Here are some standard word counts for each children's book genre along with specific book examples.