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1. Picture Books

Author George Shannon blogs about all things picture book. 


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2. 1,000 Words Or Less

It's not easy to write with the low word count of the picture book. 


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3. Picture Books by Topics

Here's an extensive list of "perfect" picture books, organized by topic. 


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4. Rhyming Picture Book Month

The first annual rhyming picture book month opens for registration of March 16, 2014. 


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5. Writing Picture Books

Here are a few basic rules you may not know about writing picture books.


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6. Picture Book Database

Search for picture book titles by category in this database. 


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7. New Picture Book Market

Peter Pauper Press will release its first hardcover picture book in May 2013. 


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8. Read-aloudability

What makes a picture book great for reading aloud over and over again?


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9. Rhyme and Meter

The Rhymeweaver website contains loads of information for writing a rhyming picture book. 


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10. Good Picture Books

Ten key elements of good picture books. 


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11. Multicultural Picture Book Biographies

Author Don Tate offers advice on writing picture books from a multicultural perspective. 


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12. Wordless Picture Books

A discussion of wordless picture books in Eye, a graphics design magazine. 


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13. Picture Book Agents

Not all children's book agents represent picture books, but here's a list of some that do. 


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14. Rhyming Tricks

Here are some ways to avoid having a sing-songy rhyming book. 


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15. Picture Book Questions

Answers to many questions about getting your picture book published. 


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16. Character Driven

Everyone seems to be looking for character driven picture books like these. 


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17. Longer Picture Books

Even though picture book word counts are getting shorter, for older readers you might be able to include more. 


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18. Nonfiction Picture Books

Nonfiction picture books aimed at older readers often have bigger word counts. 


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19. Picture Book Apps

What makes a good picture book app?


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20. Illustration Notes

Should you include illustration notes in your picture book manuscript? 


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21. Picture Book Apps

Five reasons why picture book writers should stay the course. 


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22. Picture Book Month

For those of us who love picture books, let's celebrate in November. 


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23. 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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24. Picture Book or Short Story

They may be the same number of words, but they're not the same. 


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25. Wordless Picture Books

When there are no words, the illustrations have to carry all the work. 


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