Monthly Archives: August 2017

Five Lessons from 100 Published Picture Book Authors – A Guest Post by Hannah Holt

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 I saw Hannah talking about this research on social media, and invited her to blog about it here. I’m so glad she took me up on it… Earlier this year, I joined Epic Eighteen—a group of picture … Continue reading

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5 Most Common Mistakes with Dialogue

http://www.septembercfawkes.com/2017/08/5-most-common-mistakes-with-dialogue.html September C. Fawkes Editor, Writer, Person Extraordinaire   As an editor, I’ve been thinking about how I need to do a post on some of the most common mistakes I see in dialogue. Many are a matter of fine-tuning, … Continue reading

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What is a Synopsis and How to Write One

By: Angelique Caffrey – Updated: 4 Aug 2017 A book synopsis is simply a very short description of the main theme of a nonfiction work. The synopsis deals with the novel’s central characters, their conflicts and their relationships. However, it … Continue reading

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What Belongs on an Author Website Homepage? 4 Key Elements

https://janefriedman.com/author-website-homepage/   Posted on August 7, 2017 by Jane Friedman | 15 Comments Whether you’re an emerging author or one that is well-established, it can be challenging to figure out what belongs on your website’s homepage and what to say about yourself on the front … Continue reading

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