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1. Middle Grade Nonfiction

Here are some tips for writing nonfiction for the middle-grade level. 


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2. Middle-Grade Themes

Middle graders learn about these common literary themes in their language arts class. 


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3. Middle Grade Fantasy

The buzz from BEA 2013 is that middle grade fantasy is hot.


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4. Paranormals

What type of paranormals are still being acquired? 


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5. Synopsis

These are a few easy-to-follow tips for writing your synopsis. 


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6. Middle Grade Students

No matter what age group you're writing for, it helps to know the characteristics of your audience. 


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7. New MG/YA Imprint

Kathy Dawson Books, a new imprint of Penguin Young Readers Group, will publish  "emotionally driven" MG and YA titles. 


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8. YA/Middle-Grade Best of Awards

From The Atlantic Wire comes a best-of list by categories. 


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9. Middle-Graders

If you write middle-grade, you need to know how middle-graders think/act/talk/feel.


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10. Why Write MG and YA?

What are the benefits to the author in writing for pre-teens and teens? 


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11. Blogging for Fiction Writers

Is it worthwhile to spend the time on keeping up a blog if you write fiction only? 


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12. First Page Problems

What are some ways your book opening can go astray? 


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13. Writing in Scenes

Author Nancy Kress shows how to write your novel scene by scene. 


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14. New MG/YA Agent

Emma Patterson of Brandt & Hochman Literary Agents is looking to build his list, including mg and ya authors.

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15. New MG/YA Agent

Barbara Scott is joining Wordserve and will be accepting middle grade and young adult submissions. 


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16. Chapter Books and Graphic Novels

An explanation of the difference between chapter books and similar age books like easy readers and middle grade, plus a look at graphic novels.

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17. Middle Grade Voice

Stacy Whitman of Tu Books explains what makes middle grade, middle grade. 


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18. What Sells MG Books

Tools to help increase the sales of your middle-grade novel. 


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19. Everything You Wanted to Know About Middle Grade Books

Editor Molly O'Neil talks about what makes a book a middle grade.


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20. Novels in Verse

Here's a list of middle grade and young adult novels written in verse. 


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21. New MG/YA Agent

Kathryn Patten, a new agent with Sherre Bykofsky Associates, is interested in acquiring middle grade and YA novels.


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22. Strengthen Your Novel

Thirty one-minute tips to make your novel stronger. 


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23. New MG/YA Publisher

In addition to books for adults, Jolly Fish Press accepts middle grade and young adult novels. 


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24. Opening Scenes

Five reasons why your opening scene is like a blind date. 


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25. Publishers Accepting Children's Books

These three incredibly useful web pages list publishers accepting children's books submissions along with a link to their guidelines.




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