Month: January 2014

WRITING FOR CHILDREN

Interested in writing for children? If you’d like to write for children there are lots of amazing websites which can help you along the way. Writers & Artists is a mine of info, like this great article How To Create A Fantastic Picture Book or this great list of Writing for Children: Tips and Advice. Or you could watch Barry Cunningham on youtube. He discovered Harry Potter, so he definitely knows what he’s talking about. If you’ve only got time to read one piece of advice read this: How to Write a Picture Book. When Step 1 is “Gird Yourself” you know they’re cutting to the important bits. There are funny pictures to sustain you too. “Gird Yourself”