The Weekly 411 (5/19/17)
|© Jia Liu|
May 19, 2017, vol. 20
Purple Crayon News and Updates
SCBWI Crystal Kite Award winners were announced
AUTHOR & ILLUSTRATOR SPOTLIGHTS
We also feature illustrator Jia Liu, whose U.S. debut picture books, TERRIFIC TONGUES, by Maria Gianferrari, and YOU CAN'T HURT ME, NO, by Leslie Staub, will come out in 2018 from Boyds Mill Press.
Just How Important Are Those Dang Query Letters?
Knowing When to Walk Away from a Publishing Deal
Ten Essential Picture Book Elements
The Six Stages of Writing
Lighten Up: Cutting Your Word Count