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I'm excited to offer these online courses to children's book writers! Tap into your creativity while learning the craft and business of children's books.

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Perfecting Your Picture Book is a 45-minute online course in picture book revision. It will help children’s book authors learn how to notice mistakes in their early drafts and fix them, resulting in a polished manuscript. The online course will also guide kidlit writers in the practice of story structure, characterization, and infusing a manuscript with importance and meaning. If you are a children’s book writer who wants to publish your own book and/or catch the attention of agents and editors, this course is for you!

$75 USD

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This is an online course on the basics of picture books. In this 15-minute video, you'll learn about the fundamentals of the genre, like word count, page count, target age, how to format your manuscript, whether you should rhyme and/or do illustrations for your own story, and much more! 

Online course on how to write a query letter and create a succinct & satisfying pitch for your kidlit manuscript...