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Jill Corcoran
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Editor Jen Arena's Expert Advice on Writing Chapter Books
CHAPTER BOOK TIPS by Jen Arena, author of 50+ books and most recently line manager of Random House Chapter Books. Most kids’ book authors gravitate toward a certain type of books when they start out, usually picture books, middle grade, or YA (young adult),...
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Thanks!  Sounds like my early chapter book is on the right track :)
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You query an agent based on their ‪#‎MSWL‬ (Manuscript Wish List) and you get a rejection--my perspective on what the agent was thinking and how to turn this lemon into lemonade
So let me give you a little of what the agent was thinking and what positive reaction you can have from this.... 1) Agent was thinking he wants a certain book but although in your mind it is a perfect fit, in his mind he is looking for a certain voice/chara...
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Strawberry lemonade,, blackberry lemonade, sunshine lemonade - so many lemondades. . .
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The A PATH TO PUBLISHING Facebook Group is now Public - Come on over and let's talk about the craft of writing.
I have now made the A Path To Publishing Facebook Group PUBLIC to create a safe, smart, fun alcove for writers and illustrators to share and learn about the craft of writing. This is NOT a place to sell your books but a hopefully wonderful place for us all ...
I have now made the A Path To Publishing Facebook Group PUBLIC to create a safe, smart, fun alcove for writers and illustrators to share and learn about the craft of writing. This is NOT a place to sell your books but a hopef...
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#WritingTips+Raffle Editor Jen Arena's Expert Advise on Writing Chapter Books + Win a Copy of Jen's 100 SNOWMEN
CHAPTER BOOK TIPS by Jen Arena, author of 50+ books and most recently line manager of Random House Chapter Books. Most kids’ book authors gravitate toward a certain type of books when they start out, usually picture books, middle grade, or YA (young adult),...
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BIG NEWS for A PATH TO PUBLISHING!
  INTRODUCING Revise Your Novel in a Month Workshop Congratulations! You have written a draft of a novel. You accomplished what many writers merely talk about and dream of doing – you have written an entire story from beginning to end. When you finish celeb...
  INTRODUCING Revise Your Novel in a Month Workshop Congratulations! You have written a draft of a novel. You accomplished what many writers merely talk about and dream of doing – you have written an entire story from beginn...
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There are 3 things that, for me, distinguish a great writer:
There are 3 things that, for me, distinguish a great writer: 1)VOICE 2)CHARACTER DEV 3)PLOT  in that order. Be unique. Be yourself. Be confident.  Sign up for  A PATH TO PUBLISHING  online face-to-face writing workshops. Wether you choose the  NOVEL TRACK  ...
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Posts and conversation about Craft, Book Biz, etc with Agents, Editors and Writers.
Please join the APTP  Facebook GROUP for posts and conversation about the Craft of Writing/Illustrating, Book Biz, etc with Agents, Editors and Writers.   https://www.facebook.com/groups/apathtopublishing/ Unlike a semi-static FB Page, this is much more int...
Please join the APTP  Facebook GROUP for posts and conversation about the Craft of Writing/Illustrating, Book Biz, etc with Agents, Editors and Writers.  https://www.facebook.com/groups/apathtopublishing/ Unlike a semi-static...
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  • Stanford University
    English
  • University of Chicago Graduate School of Business
    Finance, Marketing
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