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25 January (8am EST | 5am PST | 1pm UTC) until 27 January (8am EST | 5am PST | 1pm UTC)

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Discover how to successfully plan, write, publish and market your children's books and more!

Self-publishing a children's book can seem like a nightmare. Our expert video sessions make self-publishing books for kids a dream.

This event brings together the best  in the industry to teach you the A to Z of self-publishing your children's books for FREE (for a limited time).

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ENCORE WEEKEND: 25-27 Jan 2020

​Plus ​you'll receive over 30 amazing bonuses to help you with every part of your journey from starting, to writing, to publishing, promoting, marketing and more!

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Here’s a taste of what you’ll discover by joining theFREEChildren's Book MasteryConference:

  • ​​A behind-the-scenes look at planning and writing your self-published, children's book with multiple best-selling authors. 
  • ​​The best ways for children's book writers to market affordably and efficiently. 
  • ​​​Step-by-step details of how to self-publish kids books successfully.
  • How to ​make​ a living from your writing and go full-time.
  • How to make ​your book appealing for children and adults.
  • ​How to ​find an illustrator and work with them to get the best illustrations possible for your self-published illustrated books.
  • ​How to build, engage and monetize an email list as a self-publishing author.
  • ​Why collaborating with others and having a business approach as an author is important and how to do it.

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Featured Expert Sessions


​NOTE: THE dates below have passed, but we are making all the sessions available again--for free--for a full 48 hours.

Watch ALL the sessions from Children's Book Mastery at any time from

25 January (8am EST | 5am PST | 1pm UTC) until 27 January (8am EST | 5am PST | 1pm UTC)

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DAY 0 - Children's Book Mastery Kick-Off Party

​Karen Ferreira

​January 14, ​Tuesday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​Children's Book Mastery Kick-Off Party: ​The A-Z of planning, writing, publishing and marketing your children's books

​Join us for the live kick-off where your host will give you a taste of what’s to come and explain how you can get the most out of the conference sessions.

DAY 1 ​

​Jed Jurchenko

January 15, Wednesday ​@ ​8:00 ​am EST​ | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​How to get writing and get your children's book done

​Learn practical ways to get yourself writing and to not stop, and how to overcome writer’s block. Find out the difference between the creative zone and technical zone and how to use that to your advantage.

​Otakara Klettke

January 15, Wednesday ​@ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​How to write your kid's book despite doubts, life, work, kids and other challenges

​Find out how you can still write and publish books despite self-doubt and even if you have kids, work and other commitments.

​Laura Backes

January 15, Wednesday ​@ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​The basics of what a picture book is and how to create one

​Learn from a world-class expert exactly how to create a great picture book with precise, actionable steps.

​Jonathan Gunson

January 15, Wednesday ​@ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​Finding inspiration and crafting a great children's story

​Get amazing insight from a best-selling author on how to create wonderful stories and illustrations that children (and parents) will want to read again and again!

​Chell Morrow

January 15, Wednesday ​@ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​How to use vision boarding for achieving your goals and character development

​Learn how to use an amazingly powerful method to help you create better characters and thus more engaging stories.

​NOTE: THEse dates have passed, but we are making all the sessions available again--for free--for a full 48 hours.

Watch ALL the sessions from Children's Book Mastery at any time from

25 January (8am EST | 5am PST | 1pm UTC) until 27 January (8am EST | 5am PST | 1pm UTC)

DAY 2

​Marcy Pusey

January 16, ​​Thursday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​How to make your book appealing for children and adults and engaging and full of heart

​Discover fatal flaws to avoid in your story, how to get your audience emotionally in your story and an awesome tool for character development.

​Darcy Pattison

January 16, ​​Thursday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​Planning your children's book and top tips for great writing for kids

​Learn from a multi-award winning writer how to plot your book and techniques for better writing to help you create a powerful, polished story.

​Heidi Fiedler

January 16, ​​Thursday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​How to create fun nonfiction books for kids

​In this session you’ll find out how to create non-fiction books that are fun and kids want to read!

​Bonnie Johnston

January 16, ​​Thursday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​How to greatly improve your manuscript with revision and feedback

​Get top tips on how to get great feedback for your manuscript and how to use it to your best advantage.

​Qat Wanders

January 16, ​​Thursday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​Everything you need to know about editing

​Learn about the different types of editing and how you can save plenty of money on editing, but end up with a better manuscript.

DAY 3 ​

​Karen Ferreira

January 17, ​Friday ​@ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​How to get the best illustrations for your self-published children's book

​Find out the what you should do before starting your search for an illustrator and how to find the best illustrator for you, and get the best work from them.

​Laurie Wright

January 17, ​​Friday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

Understanding and communicating in the right way to your audience, plus the basics of creating and publishing your book

​​In this masterclass session Laurie Wright tells us how to communicate to kids in ways they enjoy and understand and how to create, lay out (even if you want to DIY it!) and publish your book.

​Eric Van Der Hope

January 17, ​​Friday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​Understand different fulfillment platforms and be certain of your goals before you publish

​In this session find out the right info about direct fulfillment. If you want to have a printed version of your book it can save you countless headaches!

​Matthew Ziranek

January 17, ​​Friday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​How to create a winning author website and be found by your audience

​Find out the key points that make the difference between a great and not-so-great site and simple strategies you can follow to be found by your audience.

​Ray Brehm

January 17, ​​Friday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​Collaborating with others and having a business approach as an children's book author

​Learn how potent it can be to build relationships, reach out to influencers and how to do it. Plus free, but extremely effective, ways to grow your email list.

​Beth Barany

January 17, ​​Friday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​How to nail your keywords, categories and more so your audience finds your book

​Knowing your audience, choosing the best keywords and categories, having the perfect author bio... these are invaluable to having your book found. Learn how to do it!

​NOTE: THE dates below have passed, but we are making all the sessions available again--for free--for a full 48 hours.

Watch ALL the sessions from Children's Book Mastery at any time from

25 January (8am EST | 5am PST | 1pm UTC) until 27 January (8am EST | 5am PST | 1pm UTC)

DAY 4 ​

​​Carla King

January 18, ​Saturday ​@ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​Using different avenues to get published and reach readers, plus a general overview of self-publishing as a children's book author

​In this masterclass session Carla King goes over how to get published in magazines and online publications and gives us practical tips regarding self-publishing.

​Anne Janzer

January 18, ​Saturday ​@ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​The best ways for children's book writers to market affordably and efficiently

​Discover practical, free or low-budget ways to promote you never thought of before and a powerful mindset that will change the way you approach marketing forever.

​Kimberley Grabas

January 18, ​​Saturday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​The crucial basics of promoting your children's book

​Learn many different (fundamental and unusual) ways to promote your book, plus how to create a promo kit for yourself.

​Sacha Black

January 18, ​​Saturday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​How to make a living from writing children's books and go full-time as a children's book author

​Find out what it really takes to quit your day job and become a full-time author. This session is full of value to give your author career a boost, even if you don’t want to go full-time.

​Lise Cartwright

January 18, ​​Saturday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​How to build, engage and monetize an email list

​Lise shares some fantastic tips with us on how to grow your list, how to get the best results with the emails you send out and how to keep up your open rate and make sure your emails land in your audience’s inboxes.

​Laurie Wright

January 18, ​​Saturday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​3 ways to build traffic

​In this masterclass session Laurie Wright teaches us 3 powerful ways to get more traffic.

DAY 5 ​

​Mary Nhin

January 19, ​Sunday ​@ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​Acquiring honest reviews and building a following

​Mary ​Nhin reveals step-by-step the simple, free methods she used to get over a thousand honest 5-star reviews on Amazon within the first 6 months of publishing her first children's book.

​Karen Inglis

January 19, ​​Sunday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​Establishing your author brand locally as well as online

​Learn about the practical side of marketing as a children's author and establishing you brand online as well as locally by organizing school visits, getting into local bookshops and more.

​Barb Drozdowich

January 19, ​​Sunday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​How to use social media effectively to grow your online presence

​Find out how to navigate social media in the best ways to effectively grow your online presence.

​Lauren Ranalli

January 19, ​​Sunday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​Creating your author brand and establishing your online presence early on

​Discover why you should create your author brand and establish your online presence early on, and how to do it.

​Robert L Perrine

January 19, ​​Sunday @ ​8:00 ​am EST | ​5:00 ​am PST | ​​1:00 pm ​U​TC

​Going wide with marketing your children's book and alternative sites to Amazon

​Robert reveals how he relaunched his book and went from only selling on Amazon to selling wide and thus greatly increasing his results.

​Access ​25+ World-Class ​children's Book & self-publishing Masterclasses


​These sessions will show you actionable steps and strategies that multiple best-selling and award-winning authors and self-publishing and book marketing experts in the industry use and recommend. For a limited time, you can get FREE access to this exclusive content right here.

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​Children's Book Mastery?


Once-In-A Lifetime Curated Speakers 
Actionable Content

​Self-publishing strategies explained by the top experts in the world (hand-picked just for Children's Book Mastery.)

You Don’t Even Need To Leave Your House—Attend From Your Computer, Phone or Tablet

There’s no flight or hotel room to book… saving you thousands of dollars, unpaid work leave, and time away from your family.


World-Class Quality Content

This not your ordinary online event. We take pride in delivering you the absolute best content so that you can get great results ​in your self-publishing journey.


​Learn From Those Who've Done It

​Our speakers are multiple bestselling and award-winning authors and self-publishing and marketing experts – all of them hugely successful in their field and speak from experience.

​Top ​Children's Book and self-Publishing Experts Reveal Actionable Strategies


Your journey ​in becoming a successful children's book author could go one of two ways:

Long and Difficult Way

  • ​You could spend thousands dollars and countless hours learning and implementing outdated self-publishing strategies you've learned from so-called experts that aren't that effective anymore (or worse... don't work at all!).

Easy & Fast Way

  • ​Or, if you’d like to get results, you could sign up for FREE for Children's Book Mastery today and get real insights from the top experts and a step-by-step guide to plan, write, publish and market your children's book successfully.

If you’re looking for your average, run-of-the-mill virtual ​conference, you’ve come to the wrong place.

If you’re looking for the top ​self-publishing strategies that are working right now, then you’re right at home.

MEET YOUR HOST

Karen Ferreira


Hi, I’m Karen.

​I’m an illustrator of numerous books, award-winning creative director and founder of Get Your Book Illustrations, where we help self- publishing authors get amazing, affordable illustrations.

In working with authors I have seen many beautiful books created, but then these books are never found by their audience. My mission is to help authors create the best possible books and then successfully get these books into their audience’s hands.

I have spent many hours learning about self-publishing and I love helping others succeed in this field.

If you are ready to put in the work, I’m here to show you the way.

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​These sessions will show you actionable steps and strategies that multiple best-selling and award-winning authors and self-publishing and book marketing experts in the industry use and recommend. For a limited time, you can get FREE access to this exclusive content right here.

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