Write Storybooks For Children Blog

Welcome to our writing for children blog! Here you’ll find our latest articles, news and updates from the world of children’s literature. The information shared on this blog has been designed to complement the training, tools, tips and techniques you’ll discover inside our award-winning Write Storybooks for Children online course and offer you continued support in your journey to becoming a successful children’s writer!

Plot, Plot, and more Plot! Part One: Defining the Plot

We talk about plotting in depth in Module Six of our writing for children course, and we stick by the conclusion that there is no single aspect of writing children's stories that is more important than plotting.  Good stories are never written 'off the cuff' with the...

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Strict Structuring for Children’s Writing

When it comes to the actual mechanics of putting pen to paper many people start to become unsure of themselves. They may have plenty of ideas, they may have worked out a watertight and brilliantly original plot and they may have a collection of interesting and...

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10 New Children’s Books that will kick-start your 2016

Here at Write Story Books, we have trawled through the World Wide Web for a sneak peek at what children’s books you need to get excited about in 2016. So are you ready to see what we came up with? Here it goes (in no particular order): ‘Jolly Foul Play’ by Robin...

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Why Children Read Books

As a children's writer it is important to look closely at why children read. If you are going to write for children you have to appreciate why children bother to read for pleasure. Throughout all the age ranges one of the main attractions of literature is character...

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Discover the secrets to writing and publishing successful children's stories

Almost everyone says ‘one day, I’ll write a children’s book’, but for so many people, ‘one day’ never arrives. Whether you struggle to find the time in a busy schedule or can’t find the words to put your amazing ideas to paper, it’s so difficult to know where to begin.

That’s why Write Storybooks for Children is jam-packed with practical, imaginative and engaging guidance that will fill any writer with confidence. Filled with little-known tips and tricks to develop your ideas, write incredible dialogue and bring memorable characters to life, Write Storybooks for Children and the expert development team behind it guide you through every single step of the writing journey.

With our help, you’ll soon be on your way to your very own happily ever after.

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