January 1, 2013


So you want to write a picture book… There’s some quick-and-snappy advice below, in case you’re in a hurry, but don’t forget to read the […]

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January 2, 2013

Quick and snappy

Okay: so you’ve already written a picture book without reading the pages and pages of advice on my website. Tut, tut! I made many bungles […]

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January 3, 2013

20 dos and 20 don’ts

Here are twenty DOs and twenty DON’Ts for writers of picture books, to make sure nothing vitally important has been left out from the previous […]

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January 4, 2013

Even more advice

Even more advice: can you stand it? Books for young children are usually short. Young children themselves are usually short. This leads to an assumption […]

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