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1. Humor in Picture Books

Use more than one type of humor in your picture book to maximize the funny,


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2. Picture Book University

Reading this blog is like attending a mini-workshop on writing picture books.


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3. Picture Book Structure

Having an idea for your picture book is just the beginning.


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4. Creative Nonfiction

Even though a picture book is nonfiction, it should still have a story arc.


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5. Types of Picture Books

Picture books are written in many styles and cover a wide range of topics.


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6. Picture Book Rules

Ten commandments (or not!) for writing picture books.


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7. Shorter is Sweeter

When you write picture books, you need to pare the text to the bare minimum. 


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8. Picture Book Structure

There are many possible structures for a picture book. 


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9. New Agent

Rich Richter has joined the Zachary Shuster Harmsworth Agency and represents picture books through new adult.


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10. Nonfiction Picture Books

What's involved in writing and getting published a nonfiction picture book? 


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11. New Agent

Heather Alexander has switched from editor to agent and is now representing picture book through young adult authors at Pippin Properties. 


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12. Types of Picture Books

Here are some types of picture books that work for different ages of children. 


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13. Picture Book Structure

There are many different ways to structure your picture book. 


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14. Nonfiction Picture Books

True stories that would be perfect for picture books are all around us. 


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15. Making Picture Books Sing

Use of these poetic tools will help make your picture book memorable. 


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16. Picture Book Revision

Here are some common problems in picture book manuscripts and how to correct them. 


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17. Picture Book Structures

There are many ways to structure your picture book, and here are seven of them.


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18. Challenging Content

Even picture books can contain darker themes. 


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19. How Not to Write a Picture Books

Make your picture book better by avoiding these common traps. 


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20. Picture Book Agents

Not all agents represent picture books. Here's a list of some that do. 


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21. Selling Your Picture Book

Here are some things to think about as you try to find a publisher for your picture book.


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22. Endpages

Endpages in hardback picture books help justify their higher price. 


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23. Powerful Picture Books

Eve Bunting gives a few hints on writing picture books. 


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24. Leave Room for the Illustrators

Picture book writers can tighten their manuscripts by remembering the illustrations will help carry the story. 


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25. Picture Book Tips

Twenty do's and twenty don'ts from Mem Fox about writing picture books. 


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