A Critical Handbook of Children’s Literature, by Rebecca J. Lukens, AUTHOR RESOURCE

DESCRIPTION: Designed to facilitate the use of children's books from all genres, this exceptional text helps teachers, librarians, and media specialists select the best children's literature for the classroom, library, or home. Unlike an anthology of children's literature, which includes selected chapters or text summaries, the Eighth Edition of this highly regarded text teaches how … Continue reading A Critical Handbook of Children’s Literature, by Rebecca J. Lukens, AUTHOR RESOURCE

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Publishing Children’s Books, by Harold D. Underdown, AUTHOR RESOURCE

DESCRIPTION: Honest and precise, everything about writing for children there is to know. 'Jane Yolen, author. Here is the comprehensive guide to writing, publishing, and selling for an ever-expanding and always exciting children's market, now in a new and updated third edition. - Includes new chapters on self-publishing and on "how to choose a how-to", … Continue reading The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Publishing Children’s Books, by Harold D. Underdown, AUTHOR RESOURCE

Writing For Love and Money, by Joyce White, AUTHOR RESOURCE

DESCRIPTION: Paperback, 130 pages Published 1994 by Quality of Course ISBN: 1895492165 (ISBN13: 9781895492163) Other Editions: None found Yes, this book is for the romance writer... and I don't write romance. However, this book came with a bunch of other resource material so I kept it. I finally had the chance to glimpse through it … Continue reading Writing For Love and Money, by Joyce White, AUTHOR RESOURCE

Writing and Selling Articles, by Joyce White, AUTHOR RESOURCE

DESCRIPTION AND MY BOOK REVIEW: ISBN#1-895492-10-6 This book is a thin read and geared toward the professional freelance writer, which is what I am. It is broken down into eleven chapters: Chapter One: Getting Started, Chapter Two: The Writing Life, Chapter Three: Finding Markets, Chapter Four: Finding Ideas, Chapter Five: Presenting Your Ideas, Chapter Six: … Continue reading Writing and Selling Articles, by Joyce White, AUTHOR RESOURCE

A Novel Approach, by Joyce White, AUTHOR RESOURCE

Paperback, 132 pages Published by Quality of Course ISBN:1895492025 Edition Language: English This book is divided up into fifteen chapters following a brief introduction by the author. The divisions are as follows: Chapter One: Getting Started, Chapter Two: Introduction to the Novel, Chapter Three: The Search for Ideas, Chapter Four: Research, Chapter Five: Plots and … Continue reading A Novel Approach, by Joyce White, AUTHOR RESOURCE

How to Write Fiction for Cash, by Laverne Ross, Author Resource

  This book is an older book but still very useful as an author's writing resource. The book is very thin and easily read quickly. It is divided up as follows: Part One: is divided into six sub-chapters. Chapter One is about finding ideas, Chapter Two is about writing story outlines, Chapter Three is about … Continue reading How to Write Fiction for Cash, by Laverne Ross, Author Resource

Write Right, A Desktop Digest of Punctuation, Grammar, and Style, by Jan Venolia, AUTHOR RESOURCE

DESCRIPTION: The newest edition of Jan Venolia's best-selling guide, Write Right! is an essential resource for writers with 500,000+ copies sold since publication. In this age of electronic correspondence and self-produced documents, we need a useful and reliable writing guide more than ever. Write Right! covers the essentials of good writing in a concise and … Continue reading Write Right, A Desktop Digest of Punctuation, Grammar, and Style, by Jan Venolia, AUTHOR RESOURCE

You Can Write Children’s Books, Bundle, Book and Workbook, by Tracey Dils, AUTHOR RESOURCE

SPECIAL SHRINKWRAPPED BUNDLE! Filled with advice and encouragement, You Can Write Children's Books walks you through the process of writing and selling a children's book. Author and children's books editor Tracey Dils offers expert advice on each major genre of children's books: picture books, beginning reader books, chapter books and middle school and young adult … Continue reading You Can Write Children’s Books, Bundle, Book and Workbook, by Tracey Dils, AUTHOR RESOURCE

First-Time Authors, 64 Children’s Writers First Published Pieces–with Authors’ and Editors’ Commentaries, AUTHOR RESOURCE

First, I must note that I have a different edition than the one shown above. A unique collection of 64 writers who achieved their first publishing successes, the stories and articles they wrote, and why the editors said yes. Paperback, 240 pages Published February 25th, 2006, by Writer's Institute Publications Original Title: First-Time Authors: 64 … Continue reading First-Time Authors, 64 Children’s Writers First Published Pieces–with Authors’ and Editors’ Commentaries, AUTHOR RESOURCE

Writing Better English, an ESL Workbook, by Ed Swick, AUTHOR RESOURCE

Taking a developmental approach to improving writing skills, "Writing Better English" helps you increase your level of proficiency in both grammar and vocabulary. The author draws on his extensive teaching experience to provide: . . Tools nonnative English speakers need to become better writers . A series of exercises and practical-writing activities . Tests for … Continue reading Writing Better English, an ESL Workbook, by Ed Swick, AUTHOR RESOURCE