Writing Children's Fiction : A Writers' and Artists' Companion Paperback
Part of the Writers' and Artists' Companions series
Full of both inspirational and practical advice, Writing Children's Fiction: A Writers' and Artists' Companion is an essential guide to writing for some of the most difficult and demanding readers of all: children and young people.
Part 1 explores the nature, history and challenges of children's literature, and the amazing variety of genres available for children from those learning to read to young adults.
Part 2 includes tips by such bestselling authors as David Almond, Malorie Blackman, Meg Rosoff and Michael Morpurgo.
Part 3 contains practical advice - from shaping plots and creating characters to knowing your readers, handling difficult subjects and how to find an agent and publisher when your book or story is complete.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 272 pages, black & white illustrations
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- Publication Date: 01/08/2013
- Category: Creative writing & creative writing guides
- ISBN: 9781408156872