The Children's Writer's Guide 2

The Children's Writer's Guide 2

by Simon Rose

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Overview

The Children's Writer's Guide 2 is ideal for writers not just of books for children and young adults, but also features information that's applicable to writers in all genres. The first installment of The Children's Writer's Guide has a wealth of tips and advice, including suggestions regarding how to get started as a writer, dealing with writer's block, conducting research, choosing appropriate names for your characters, the editing and revision process, as well as the world of marketing and promotion.This second book further explores the writing process, examining topics such as developing memorable characters, creating effective dialogue, the importance of book covers, the value of blogging, age levels and appropriate content for books for children and young adults, networking, and the process of submitting your work to publishing houses.In combination with The Children's Writer's Guide, this second book provides invaluable advice and support for both established and aspiring authors of books for children and young adults.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780995940383
Publisher: Simon Rose
Publication date: 01/22/2018
Pages: 90
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.19(d)

About the Author

Simon Rose is the author of The Alchemist's Portrait, The Sorcerer's Letterbox, The Clone Conspiracy, The Emerald Curse, The Heretic's Tomb, The Doomsday Mask, The Time Camera, The Sphere of Septimus, Flashback, Future Imperfect, Twisted Fate, and the Shadowzone series. He is also the author of The Children's Writer's Guide, The Time Traveler's Guide, The Social Media Writer's Guide, The Working Writer's Guide, a contributor to The Complete Guide to Writing Science Fiction and has written many non-fiction books with Weigl Publishers and Capstone.

Simon offers a wide variety of presentations, workshops and author in residence programs for schools, along with virtual author visits by video using Skype. He is an instructor for adults with the University of Calgary and Mount Royal University and offers a variety of online workshops for both children and adults. Simon offers a number of services for writers, including manuscript evaluation, editing, writing workshops, and coaching. Full details can be found at his website simon-rose.com. You may also visit his channel on YouTube, follow him on Twitter or connect on Facebook.

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