You had children. You have grandchildren. You teach children. You’re a favorite aunt or uncle. You know children. Children live in your neighborhood. Writing a children's book is pretty straight-forward, isn't it? Click To Tweet
Not really. Not at all, actually.
Children's magazine and book editors know that one size does not fit all children. Click To Tweet In fact, the age break-downs are critical. And there is a feast of formats specific to children. Then there’s the challenge of marketing to agenda-driven adults while also trying to engage a young child.
That’s where a coach can come in handy. Not just handy, but a coach can be invaluable. Especially if she’s the author of 31 published children’s books, including board books, picture books, early readers, and the middle reader too. Fiction and nonfiction. For the Christian marketplace and the general market.
I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to coach the Children’s Writers Kinship Circle at the West Coast Christian Writers Conference, February 25-27, 2021. Next month.
Online! No packing necessary. And you don’t have to wear a mask. It’s virtual.
My group of 8 children’s writers in any and all stages of experience will have five hours with me live on Zoom, Saturday, February 26, 2021. (more…)