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Forum: Writing For Kids

Picture books, middle grade, chapter books this is the place to discuss reading and writing childrens' books.

  1. Smile Sticky Thread Sticky: Talk about the kidlit you're reading!

    Started by Kitty Pryde, 08-11-2009 12:11 AM
    • Replies: 3,295
    • Views: 408,814
    12-05-2018, 08:05 AM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Agent Jennifer Laughran On Kids' Books and Word Count

    Started by AW Admin, 10-21-2018 04:06 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 603
    10-21-2018, 04:06 AM Go to last post
  3. Talking Sticky Thread Sticky: The Kidlit Gang's Support and Accountability Thread

    Started by Smish, 05-31-2012 03:04 AM
    • Replies: 1,323
    • Views: 129,811
    08-10-2018, 04:00 AM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: The Bouncy Castle in Space

    Started by Stew21, 06-24-2010 09:33 PM
    • Replies: 5,262
    • Views: 513,131
    05-15-2018, 05:31 PM Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: All Things Middle Grade

    Started by timp67, 08-24-2009 08:19 AM
    • Replies: 2,566
    • Views: 379,381
    03-20-2018, 02:11 AM Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: The Big Bumper Friday Check-In Thread

    Started by SuperKate, 01-08-2016 06:39 PM
    • Replies: 204
    • Views: 36,819
    03-05-2018, 08:37 PM Go to last post
  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: Finding Word Counts and RenLearn/Accelerated Reader Website

    Started by sissybaby, 08-26-2008 09:33 PM
    • Replies: 43
    • Views: 54,842
    01-24-2018, 05:48 AM Go to last post
  8. Sticky Thread Sticky: Children's Writers: You Don't Hire the Artist

    Started by JennaGlatzer, 07-07-2006 10:52 PM
    • Replies: 114
    • Views: 62,320
    01-02-2018, 08:14 AM Go to last post
  9. Sticky Thread Sticky: Writing a picture book

    Started by Arisa81, 06-24-2004 06:39 AM
    • Replies: 55
    • Views: 47,816
    06-27-2017, 07:05 PM Go to last post
  10. Sticky Thread Sticky: KidLit Blogs

    Started by MsJudy, 12-27-2011 08:21 PM
    • Replies: 49
    • Views: 27,232
    11-18-2016, 07:41 PM Go to last post
  11. Arrow Sticky Thread Sticky: CONTESTS! POST LINKS HERE.

    Started by Smish, 06-11-2011 01:40 AM
    • Replies: 53
    • Views: 30,502
    01-18-2016, 10:16 PM Go to last post
  12. Sticky Thread Sticky: BEWARE: Children's Literary Agency (WL Childrens Agency)

    Started by emma, 02-23-2005 09:21 AM
    • Replies: 355
    • Views: 204,405
    12-14-2015, 01:23 PM Go to last post
  13. Sticky Thread Sticky: Captain Power's Party Dirigible (complete with disco pool!)

    Started by Smish, 10-26-2010 06:48 PM
    • Replies: 810
    • Views: 95,522
    03-02-2014, 07:40 PM Go to last post
  14. Sticky Thread Sticky: Children's Writer's & Artist's Online Toolkit

    Started by JoeEkaitis, 08-27-2006 07:16 PM
    • Replies: 76
    • Views: 56,696
    12-07-2013, 09:40 PM Go to last post
  15. Sticky Thread Sticky: Institute of Children's Literature

    Started by DragonTears, 05-26-2005 01:15 AM
    • Replies: 268
    • Views: 138,753
    06-18-2013, 06:10 PM Go to last post
  16. Lightbulb Sticky Thread Sticky: Monthly Writing Prompts

    Started by Smish, 03-11-2011 12:37 AM
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 16,583
    01-20-2013, 11:46 PM Go to last post
  17. Exclamation Sticky Thread Sticky: AW Library Open

    Started by Roger J Carlson, 02-12-2006 12:13 AM
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 19,721
    01-28-2010, 10:44 AM Go to last post
  1. Is this a rule of thumb for MG mythology books?

    Started by Emissarius, 11-21-2018 08:25 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 283
    11-22-2018, 08:18 PM Go to last post
  2. Unsure if this is YA, MG or something else

    Started by The Second Moon, 10-31-2018 12:15 AM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 570
    11-17-2018, 08:10 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 457
    11-02-2018, 03:19 PM Go to last post
  3. Need some MG recommendations

    Started by sissybaby, 09-10-2018 01:22 AM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 951
    11-02-2018, 01:33 AM Go to last post
  4. Finding a Picture Book Agent

    Started by Roshy, 06-30-2018 07:13 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,401
    10-26-2018, 08:05 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 848
    10-25-2018, 07:11 AM Go to last post
  5. Favorite magical/whimsical elements in kid's books

    Started by CheG, 10-17-2018 10:15 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 427
    10-17-2018, 10:15 PM Go to last post
  6. Post Picture Book Submissions

    Started by The Argenianpoet, 09-15-2018 06:27 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,087
    09-25-2018, 12:44 AM Go to last post
  7. I need advice on a MG story

    Started by coffeehunter, 09-16-2018 10:21 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 802
    09-25-2018, 12:39 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 1,351
    09-25-2018, 12:30 AM Go to last post
  8. Would an MG character talk like that?

    Started by Emissarius, 09-15-2018 10:14 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 733
    09-15-2018, 07:42 PM Go to last post
  9. YA themes in Middle Grade Books

    Started by MS KIKI, 08-10-2018 03:46 AM
    • Replies: 65
    • Views: 2,722
    09-15-2018, 07:33 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 99
    • Views: 4,796
    09-11-2018, 07:51 PM Go to last post
  10. Pacing differences between adult and Upper MG.

    Started by playground, 08-25-2018 07:52 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 908
    09-10-2018, 10:46 AM Go to last post
  11. Question illustrating story books??

    Started by jawnn, 08-14-2018 10:09 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 916
    08-15-2018, 01:13 AM Go to last post
  12. Does my MC need some angst at the start of the story?

    Started by t0dd, 01-09-2017 05:12 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 2,800
    08-10-2018, 04:45 AM Go to last post
  13. Writing very young children

    Started by Some Lonely Scorpio, 04-19-2018 05:47 PM
    • Replies: 39
    • Views: 3,406
    08-10-2018, 04:27 AM Go to last post
  14. Earnings by picture book authors

    Started by ktwills79, 07-21-2018 12:59 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,193
    08-10-2018, 04:05 AM Go to last post
  15. Querying a Picture Book.

    Started by MystikPiglit, 10-24-2017 08:54 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,837
    08-10-2018, 03:54 AM Go to last post
  16. Comp Titles for a Magic School Story

    Started by Emissarius, 03-16-2018 09:30 PM
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 3,013
    07-21-2018, 01:23 AM Go to last post

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