The Weekly 411 (12/29/17)

© Nat Iwata

Dec. 29, 2017, vol. 52

The Weekly 411 gathers all the links added to Kidlit411 each week. To receive this post by email, sign up for our email updates. Are you on Facebook? Join our Kidlit411 group for conversations & camaraderie.


Wishing our KidLit411 community the very best in 2018! Here's to agents, book deals and more!  Elaine & Sylvia


Today we have the pleasure of featuring illustrator, art director, artist, professor, and animator Nat Iwata.

The Lyrical Language Lab online class with Renee LaTulippe starts again this January 2018. Punch up your prose with poetry!

Ten Essential Picture Book Elements

The Surprisingly Complex Principles of a Successful Picture Book

5 Qualities Agents Look for in Writers

How to Research a Literary Agent

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