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Writing Children''s Books for Dummies, 3rd Edition

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Create the next very hungry caterpillar, big red dog, or cat in the hat with a hand from this trusted guideIn Writing Children's Books For Dummies, you'll learn what to write between "Once upon a time . . ." and "The End" as you dive into chapters about getting started writing, how to build great characters, and how to design a dramatic plot. On top of the technical writing advice, you'll discover how talented illustrators work and how to find an agent. The newest edition of this popular For Dummies title even shows you how to choose a publisher-or self-publish-and how to use social media and other marketing and PR to get the word out about your new masterpiece.In the book, you'll learn about: The fundamentals of writing for children, including common book formats and genres, and the structure of the children's book market Creating a spellbinding story with scene description, engaging dialogue, and a child-friendly tone Polishing your story to a radiant shine with careful editing and rewriting Making the choice between a traditional publisher, a hybrid publisher, or self-publishing Using the most-effective marketing and publicity techniques to get your book noticed Perfect for anyone who's ever dreamed of creating the next Ferdinand the Bull or Grinch, Writing Children's Books For Dummies is an essential, easy-to-read guide for budding children's authors everywhere.

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Authors Peter Economy, Lisa Rojany, Lisa Economy Rojany, Rojany Buccieri, L Rojany Buccieri, Lisa Rojany Buccieri, Lisa Economy Rojany Buccieri
Publisher Wiley, John and Sons Ltd
Languages English
Product format Paperback / Softback
Released 30.04.2022
EAN 9781119870012
ISBN 978-1-119-87001-2
No. of pages 432
Dimensions 187 mm x 232 mm x 23 mm
Series For Dummies
Subjects Education and learning > Teaching preparation > Vocational needs

Kinderbuch, Nachschlagewerke, Schreiben, Kinderbuchautor, Schreiben /Ratgeber, Allg. Nachschlagewerke, Reference (General)

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