Happy Fall! Or Spring for those who are south of the equator. OCTOBER EVENTS Challenges, Contests, Mentorships, Awards, and Events Webinars & Conferences Multi-Week Courses
René Bartos: I am so excited to be able to chat with author Jane Yolen today! Welcome to Writers’ Rumpus Jane! I am humbled and
There are many useful books and posts to help you get your completed manuscript published, but if you’re bound and determined NOT to become a published author, avoid them like the plague. Instead, here are 10 quick and easy tips to help you remain safely unpublished.
Trucker Kid, my sixth book to come into the hands of children, launches on January 1, 2023. Fans of the amazing Nerdy Book Club will
One of the things I love about writing picture books is being a part of the fabulous community of writers that do it. Picture book
A roundup of posts with practical advice for authors and illustrators.
Lots going on this month, so the list is looooooong. Both writers and illustrators are sure to find something to spark creativity, improve craft, prepare
One of my favorite things to do here on Writers’ Rumpus is interview kidlit authors. Because creative people are fascinating, aren’t they? Sometimes an author’s
CAROL GORDON EKSTER: I met Rebecca through a #kidlit group we were both part of. She’s a talented writer and a lovely lady and I
“There once was a boy shot from a bow like an arrow. / Strong and straight, he flew across the world, connecting many people with
Summer may be vacation time but there are still plenty of learning opportunities this month for picture book creators! Taking some time off? Check out
I’m excited to review several new picture books generously provided and published by Candlewick Press. These beauties all share a summertime theme and take place