No matter which audience you're writing for in the children's book space, this class is full of considerations you need to really connect with readers. Tune in to learn what today's young readers are thinking, how to best reach them, and how to craft compelling fiction that speaks their language. You'll also be asked to consider your bigger picture career and brand as an author, as we round out a timely discussion of contemporary indie kidlit.
Mary Kole Editorial
Former literary agent Mary Kole founded Mary Kole Editorial in 2013 and provides consulting and developmental editing services to writers of all categories and genres, working on children’s book projects from picture book to young adult, and all kinds of trade market literature, including fantasy, sci-fi, romance, and memoir. Her book, Writing Irresistible Kidlit, a writing reference guide for middle grade and young adult writers, is available from Writer's Digest Books.