Writing and Illustrating Children's Picture Books

Helpful tips, classes, sites, ideas and books about creating children's picture books
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LEARN: Making Picture Book Stories 1.0 | Storyteller Academy
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Writing for Kids (While Raising Them)
CHALLENGE: Storystorm (Previously PiMoIdMo – Picture Book Idea Month) – January
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CHALLENGE: ReFoReMo – Read For Research Month – March
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RESOURCE: A one-stop information shop for children's writers and illustrators.
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Tips for Writing Picture Books: Story Arc Components
BLOG POST: Tips for Writing Picture Books: Story Arc Components
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Crash Course - Writing for Children and Teens
LEARN: Writing for Children and Teens: A Crash Course
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Writing and Illustrating
BLOG: Information about Writing and Illustrating for children to published and unpublished authors and illustrators.
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Picture This!
BLOG: Picture This! A Daily Guide to Picture Book Writing with Rob Sanders, Children's Author
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12 Delightful Picture Books with Diverse Characters
SITE: ALL THE WONDERS is a home for readers to discover new books and to experience the stories they love in wondrous ways. It is an entertainment channel, a variety show, and a modern library all wrapped up into one digital home.
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Online Writing Events
LEARN: Webinars and online courses
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LEARN: A free online event/course to get In-depth knowledge of writing plots for your books #KidlitSummerSchool
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RhymeZone rhyming dictionary and thesaurus
REFERENCE WEBSITE: RhymeZone rhyming dictionary and thesaurus
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CHALLENGE: RhyPiBoMo – Rhyming Picture Book Month – April
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