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Here are the top ten articles for the Writing for Children Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!
1. Finding Creative Ideas
Here are some ideas on how to jump start your creativity after a slump.
2. New Year's Resolutions for the Children's Writer
Here are some tips to help you organize and track goals for your children's writing in 2013.
3. Valentine's Gifts for the Children's Writer
Great Tips for Buying a Special Valentine's Day Gift for a Children's Writer!
4. Stretch Your Writing Muscles
Working on a wide variety of writing projects strengthens your writing skills.
5. Preparing a Picture Book Mockup
Preparing a mockup (also called a "dummy") of your picture book can help you determine whether your book is commercially viable.
6. Close 3rd Person POV
The close third person point of view gives readers the intimacy of the first person point of view, while allowing the writer more freedom than the first person POV does.
7. Book Review, Yes! You Can by Nancy Sanders
A great book for children's writers: Yes! You Can: Learn How to Write Children’s Books, Get Them Published, and Build a Successful Writing Career by Nancy Sanders
8. Passive Voice Defined
There are editors who will skim the first few pages of a manuscript and throw it aside if they see the passive voice because they believe the writer who uses the passive voice must be a novice. So it's important to learn what the passive voice is and how to avoid it.
9. Finding Inspiration
Great ways to find inspiration for writing your new children's book.
10. Four Magic Words
These four words can help you open a world of conversations with potential customers.
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