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The dust is settling, the sky is clearing. And it's becoming more and more plain to see:
This really is the best time to be a children's writer. Ever.
Let's embrace this incredible opportunity to share our work and impact children around the world.
Let's explore our many choices: apps… eBooks… print on demand…. traditional publishing…
Let's embark on an amazing adventure. Together.
Let's Get Started.
First, to truly understand what this site is about — and to find out why we're so excited
about your possibilities — please take a moment to read our manifesto, and discover
the story of how this young girl inspired us to create writeforkids:
Now, Let's Explore….
What's holding you back from reaching your dream? Fear? Self-doubt? Perfectionism? Procrastination?
It's time to move beyond your personal obstacles and blossom as a writer. That's why Andrea is here!
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Welcome — we're glad you're here!
Laura Backes Bard & Jon Bard
Owners of Children's Book Insider, the Children's Writing Monthly since 1989.