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General Articles

Editing and Revising Picture Books

Picture Book Revision Takes 25 Years

Harold Underdown's Revision Recommendations 

How to Start Revising Your First Draft - Harold Underdown

Picture Book Revisions

Rate Your Story is currently open for 2024 Membership, which runs 1/3/24 - 11/30/24.  RYS provides honest Ratings and Feedback on Kidlit Manuscripts from traditionally-published authors who write in the genre. In addition, we feature 11 Plus Crafty Webinars, Guest Gurus, Help Desks, Mentor Text Talks and more! If you can't attend live, replays for events and book chats are available all year so you don't have to miss out on the fun and learning. For both new writers and published authors. Limited slots available. 

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