McLoud Public Library
Are you interested in writing a children's book or just wanting to know how they're written?
Learn how you can compete with celebrity authors and name-brand series; how you can write, research, and even illustrate on the computer; how you can communicate with publishers via e-mail and the Internet.
In this book, you will find: updated information on changes in the publishing industry related to children's book writing techniques and exercises for writing children's books instruction for submitting work online an updated look at publishing methods and opportunities (like traditional, online, print on demand, and online promotional opportunities) and much more.
1001 children's books you must read before you grow up by Eccleshare, Julia
A guide to popular children's literature, this can introduce recurring themes and contemporary ideas. The latest work in the bestselling 1001 series offers an authoritative guide to classic and contemporary children's literature. This collection is organized by age group--from board books to YA novels--and features informed reviews of each entry.