Get Started in Writing an Illustrated Children's Book

Get Started in Writing an Illustrated Children's Book

Author: Lucy Courtenay

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781473611856

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 224

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Do you have an irresistible idea for a children's book with pictures? Are you inspired by writers like Julia Donaldson and Lauren Child? Get Started in Writing and Illustrating A Children's Book is designed for anyone who wants to write in this genre of fiction, whatever the category or age range. Designed to build confidence and help fire up creativity, it is also an essential guide to mastering the practicalities of working with illustrators and illustrated concepts, from creating ideas for toddler board books to writing high concept middle grade projects. It carries the distinctive learning features of the flagship Teach Yourself Creative Writing series, with Snapshots designed to get you writing quickly, Key Idea to help crystallize thought, and a wealth of supplementary material, including insights into the publishing world and the role of the agent.

The TOON Treasury of Classic Children's Comics

The TOON Treasury of Classic Children's Comics

Author: Art Spiegeiman

Publisher: Abrams ComicArts

ISBN: STANFORD:36105215281127

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 360

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A collection of comics drawn from Golden Age comic books from the 1940s through the early 1960s features selections from such comics as Captain Marvel, Pogo, Donald Duck, and Dennis the Menace.

Writing with Pictures

Writing with Pictures

Author: Uri Shulevitz

Publisher: New York : Watson-Guptill Publications

ISBN: UOM:39015013263101

Category: Art

Page: 271

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Teaches how to write and illustrate children's books by analyzing story structure and showing how the story's action is communicated through picture sequences

Contemporary Authors New Revision Series

Contemporary Authors New Revision Series

Author: Amanda D. Sams

Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0787695335

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 472

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In response to the escalating need for up-to-date information on writers, Contemporary Authors® New Revision Series brings researchers the most recent data on the worlds most-popular authors. These exciting and unique author profiles are essential to your holdings because sketches are entirely revised and up-to-date, and completely replace the original Contemporary Authors® entries. For your convenience, a soft-cover cumulative index is sent biannually.

Just Write

Just Write

Author: Nigel Watts


ISBN: 1473621976



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This beautiful gift is for writers at any stage, whether you're just starting out or know exactly what you want to write. It's a full writing course, packed with information, support, advice, ideas and tools to help you focus your writing and share it with the world. It includes a 6-month subscription to Writing Magazine and a beautiful notebook in which to record your thoughts and ideas on the go, or as you listen to the accompanying MP3 CD.Full of inspiring, creativity-boosting suggestions, you'll not only learn how to write with confidence but also discover how the publishing industry works, who does what, and how decisions are made. Discover the tips, tricks and insider secrets that will help you fine-tune your creative writing - and launch your publishing career.Includes: Chris Sykes' Complete Creative Writing Course- the 368pp book Complete Creative Writing Course - the audio accompaniment to the Complete Creative Writing Course book.The Insider's Guide to Publishing - full of tips and insights (Features the key content from Teach Yourself's Get Your Book Published and Get Started in Self-Publishing)Deluxe notebook for when inspiration strikes6-month subscription to Writing MagazineABOUT THE SERIESTheTeach Yourself Creative Writing series helps aspiring authors tell their stories. Covering a range of genres from science fiction and romantic novels to illustrated children's books and comedy, this series is packed with advice, exercises, and tips for unlocking creativity and improving your writing. And because we know how daunting the blank page can be, we set up the Just Write online community, at, for budding authors and successful writers to connect and share.