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1. Picture Book Agents

You need to have more than one picture book, no matter how awesome it may be, to get an agent for your picture books.

http://www.sarasciutoeditorial.com/single-post/2016/10/25/It-Takes-More-Than-One-Awesome-Picture-Book-To-Land-An-Agent

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2. Powerful Picture Books

According to Eve Bunting, the most important picture book writing advice is to think visually.

http://www.highlightsfoundation.org/3182/eve-bunting-pointers-for-writing-powerful-picture-books/

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3. Humor

There are many ways to bring humor to your picture book.

http://literallylynnemarie.blogspot.com/2016/10/5-ways-to-bring-humor-to-your-picture.html

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4. Breakout Picture Books

What are the elements that will turn your picture book into a breakout title?

https://mrsbung.wordpress.com/2012/12/17/ten-essential-picture-book-elements/

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5. Picture Book Principles

For a book with so few words, successful picture books have principles for follow.

http://www.chroniclebooks.com/blog/2012/02/17/over-and-under-the-snow/

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6. Picture Book Language

The language of picture books is different than that of prose.

http://tracymarchini.com/2016/10/21/can-tell-youre-using-picture-book-language/

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7. Picture Book Publishers

There are many publishers who acquire picture book manuscripts.

http://frolickingthroughcyberspace.blogspot.com/p/monster-list-of-childrens-book.html

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8. Rhyming Stories

Tips for writing a rollicking book that rhymes.

https://www.theguardian.com/childrens-books-site/2016/jul/01/how-to-write-rollicking-rhyming-stories-pip-jones-squishy-mcfluff

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9. Comedy in Picture Books

There are several time-honored ways to create a funny picture book.

https://www.theguardian.com/childrens-books-site/gallery/2016/jun/29/comedy-in-picture-books-how-its-done-in-pictures

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10. Types of Nonfiction Picture Books

There are many ways to structure and write a nonfiction picture book.

http://www.darcypattison.com/picture-books/nonfiction-picture-books-7-choices/

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11. Writing a Better Picture Book

With so few words in a picture book, it's important to make sure each one of them serves your story.

http://rateyourstory.blogspot.com/2016/08/tips-for-writing-better-picture-book-by.html

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12. Picture Books Publishers Don't Want

There are several types of picture books that, for the most part, will not interest editors.

http://www.writing-world.com/children/picture.shtml

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13. Storyboarding Your Picture Book

There are several methods to choose from in creating a storyboard for your picture book.

https://johnelldewitt.com/2016/09/02/storyboarding-for-picture-book-writers/

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14. Picture Book Agents

Not all agents represent picture book writers, but these do (including my agent: Liza Fleissig of Liza Royce Agency).

http://www.pbpitch.com/picture-book-agents.html

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15. Picture Book Revision

Here are some common problems in picture books and suggestions on how to fix them.

http://www.writingforchildrenandteens.com/revision/revision-9-1-1-for-fiction-picture-books/

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16. Picture Book Agents

Not all children's book agents represent picture books, but here are more than fifty who do.

http://christiewrightwild.blogspot.com/p/agents.html

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17. Rhyming Picture Books

How not to write a picture book in rhyme.

http://picturebookden.blogspot.com/2012/03/how-not-to-write-rhyming-picture-book.html

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18. Picture Book Revision

Considering how short picture books are, it's amazing how many questions you need to ask about your manuscript during the revision process.

http://rachelhamby.com/for-writers/

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19. Picture Book Literary Agents

Read what excites agents who represent picture book authors.

http://taralazar.com/2015/12/10/picture-book-literary-agents-and-what-excites-them/

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20. Publishing a Picture Book

You need passion, persistence, and professionalism to get a picture book published.

http://www.kidlittakeaways.com/blog/mind-your-ps-part-i

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21. Picture Book Extra Features

What's involved in writing a book with extra features, like gatefolds and diecuts?

http://picturebookden.blogspot.com/2016/02/inspiration-for-picture-books-with.html

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22. Picture Book Publishers

This website features detailed descriptions of the types of picture books put out by different publishers.

http://pbpublishers101.blogspot.com/

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23. The Picture Book Process

There are many steps from thinking about writing a picture book to showing the published book to children,

http://www.buzzfeed.com/macbarnett/how-to-write-a-picture-book-i066#.etWKVbzND

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24. Turn the Page

Write your picture book so that the reader won't be able to resist turning the page to see what happens next.

http://groggorg.blogspot.com/2016/04/turn-that-picture-book-page-by-patricia.html

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25. Picture Book or Short Story

Though they may have similar word counts, picture books and short stories are not the same.

http://kidlit.com/2010/07/26/picture-book-or-short-story/

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