February 28, 2012
If you are writing picture books, there is a good chance that you are feeling frustrated in today's market. But here is the good news - the picture book market is turning around! Sure, the competition is stiff, but doesn't that make you write a BETTER picture book? We all benefit. With downloadable apps, school visits, and interactive books, the picure book market is developing better opportunities for creativity. And if you want to start with an agent, SCBWI NJ Regional Advisor Kathy Temean has this agent list on her blog that directs you to the folks that are accepting picture book manuscripts. Go for it!
February 12, 2012
SCBWI link. Live bloggers gave us the details, interviews and action happening on stage and behind the scenes. Check out the page for what's happening in the industry. Are you writing what is marketable? What will help YOU get published?
February 2, 2012
March workshop: Writing for Magazines, Fiction and Non-fiction. The all-star cast includes editors from National Geographic Kids, Highlights, and the Cobblestone Publishing Group. Mark your calendars and get ready to submit!