If you love picture books and are up for a fun challenge see the daily prompts below. The contest ends this Monday October 8th when we'll be having an online Picture Book Academy Parteee with lots of prizes and all sorts of helpful information! Don't worry if the timing doesn't work out, you'll get a link to access the recording later but if you can be there - Wahoo!!The winner gets help developing the story idea (or another project) in either a one hour one-on-one Skype or email/telephone consultation with me, the Picture Book Whisperer, or HALF-OFF the next Craft and Business of Writing Children's Picture Book. Double Wahoo!
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We are so excited to be mixing things up at CBA, beginning with some delicious additions to the Blogfish. Meet our awesome new bloggers!!
Here's our lineup:
1st Mondays begin with Clear Fork/Spork editor/art director, former agent and former kidlit professor Mira Reisberg PhD who is also the Director of the Children's Book Academy.
2nd Mondays will feature super smart Melissa Stoller whose career is taking off with several new books.
3rd Mondays will feature Bryan Patrick Avery, published writer, man of mystery, and professional magician among other things.
4th Mondays will feature the fabulous debut author/illustrator Maggie Brown.
And 5th Mondays will feature a surprise reprise from over nine years of archives.