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How to come Up with and refine great children's book ideas

How to Come Up With And Refine Great Children’s Book Ideas

Children’s books offer a colourful array of stories, characters, and themes and play a pivotal role in helping children make sense of the world. However, as writers, parents, or educators, no matter how many books you’ve read, writing your own seem quite daunting, starting with coming up with great children’s book ideas that will appeal…
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How to Write a Picture Book

How To Write A Picture Book

There’s a lot to know about how to write a picture book. Whether you’re self-publishing or will work with a traditional publisher, there are some picture book rules to know and follow. Your book must be well written, professionally illustrated, and entertaining for kids, but there are other non-negotiables in picture book writing too. To…
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Writing Children's Books

Writing Children’s Books

Writing children’s books can be a hugely rewarding experience. Not only does it give you the chance to share your creativity and love of writing with a younger audience, but it also allows you to explore the wonderful world of children’s literature and take part in a vibrant and ever-evolving community. In this blog post,…
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From Protagonists to Sidekicks: Types of Children’s Book Characters

In the world of children’s literature, characters hold a remarkable power to captivate young minds and take them on a journey. Characters are the heartbeats of stories. Any story where you didn’t care about at least one of the characters, couldn’t identify with them, or didn’t care what happened to them, meant the rest of…
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Children’s Book Illustration: The Process from Sketch to Story

Have you ever wondered how the beautiful illustrations in children’s books come to life? Children’s book illustration is a special combination of imagination and technique, and there is a lot to know about it! Self-publishing authors get to collaborate with their illustrator. So if you’re self-publishing, this article is definitely for you. For traditional publishing,…
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AI for Books: Why the Human Touch Matters In Children’s Books

AI (Artificial Intelligence) has been a hot topic recently, since it’s made significant strides in various industries, including children’s book publishing. A large amount of AI-generated books have flooded onto Amazon, both created with AI writing tools and AI book images. With the advent of AI for books, there are concerns about the impact on…
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How To Write A Children’s Book (with a free How to Write a Children’s Book Template PDF)

It can be daunting to figure out how to write a children’s book, but it doesn’t have to be! If you know how to come up with ideas for writing a children’s book, the right structure to use, how to develop characters, and other steps, you can craft a captivating story that children will love. …
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