Writing juvenile fiction. by Phyllis A. Whitney

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Published by The Writer, inc. in Boston .

Written in English

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  • Children"s stories -- Technique

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LC ClassificationsPN3377 .W5 1960
The Physical Object
Pagination213 p.
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5790650M
LC Control Number60000535

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Children's literature or juvenile literature includes stories, books, magazines, and poems that are made for children. Modern children's literature is classified in two different ways: genre or the intended age of the reader. Children's literature can be traced to stories and songs, part of a wider oral tradition, that adults shared with children before publishing existed.

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Why write a series. The benefits of writing series fiction for kids boil down to three essentials: 1. Hone your craft. I learned the craft of mystery writing by selling the Chet Gecko Mysteries series and having to write the books on. The truth is children’s books are no easier to write than books for adults.

Books for older children demand all the elements that books for adults do: strong characterizations, fresh exciting plots, lots of action and clear, precise language, as well as the ability to see the world through a. Originally published in the s.

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If the book isn’t written yet, I feel like you’re writing an outline, not a synopsis, and I’ve talked about outline writing at length in previous blog posts. For the purpose of this synopsis-specific guide, let’s assume you have the book drafted out, or even completed.

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