Writing for Children: How to Write a Children's Book, Writing for Magazines, Getting Paid for Writing, Getting Published


Do you want to learn how to write a children's book? Make money writing for children's magazines? Every Friday the Writing for Children podcast publishes from The Institute of Children's Literature. Since 1969, ICL has taught over 470,205 aspiring writers. Listen to the director of both The Institute for Writers and The Institute of Children's Literature and bestselling children's author Katie Davis host the show as she focuses on the craft of writing for children. She talks about how to write a children’s book, how to write for children’s magazines, how to get paid for your writing, and how to get published in the world of kidlit. There are listener questions, with answers from the experts at the Institute, plus hard-to-find resources, tips, and links included in every week's show notes.


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Title: Revision: Don't Go It Alone | Writing for Children 181

Revision: Don't Go It Alone | Writing for Children 181

January 3rd, 2020

REVISION: DON'T GO IT ALONE When you’re about to begin revising a piece of writing, it can seem so daunting. So, today we bring you a rebroadcast of… Go to Episode

Renée LaTulippe | Writing for Children 180

December 27th, 2019

RENÉE LATULIPPE Enjoy your holidays with a rebroadcast of our popular episode with Renée LaTulippe sharing how to use poetic techniques in your revision… Go to Episode

Failure is Proof of Effort | Writing for Children 179

December 20th, 2019

FAILURE IS PROOF OF EFFORT As the end of the year creeps ever closer, it can be a good time to take stock of how your writing life is going, as long as… Go to Episode

Revision Power Tips | Writing for Children 178

December 14th, 2019

5 TIPS TO REV UP YOUR OPENING When a reader picks up your book, you don't want them to put it down. Here are five tips for energizing your opening sequence… Go to Episode