More on Writing for Children

Knowing what a publisher is looking for is important to me. There’s no point spending months writing a manuscript only to have every publisher reject it because you didn’t follow the rules. So with this in mind, I wanted to find out what publishers of children’s books want. Yesterday, I visited the Write4Kids website and … Read moreMore on Writing for Children

Writing for Middle Grade Children

Well, this has to be a good start. I’m actually interested enough to do some research on writing for middle grade children (that’s the 8 to 12 age group). The following information was taken from Ask Laura at Write4Kids and was written by Laura Backes: 1. Middle grade novels contain about 12-15 chapters, with about … Read moreWriting for Middle Grade Children