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FOR WRITERS

HELPFUL ASSOCIATIONS for Picture Book Writers:

The Society of Children's and Bookwriters & Illustrators (SCBWI) https://www.scbwi.org

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Julie Hedlund's 12x12 Picture Book Challenge https://juliehedlund.vanillacommunity.com/

*Children's Book Insider https://cbiclubhouse.com/clubhouse/

Children's Book Authors and Illustrators: Publishing, Marketing and Selling (Facebook Group)  https://www.facebook.com/groups/187350425346975

Rate Your Story https://www.rateyourstory.org/

*Some basic functions are free

INFORMATIVE WEBSITES for Picture Book Writers:

KidLit 411 http://www.kidlit411.com/​

Harold's Purple Crayon https://www.underdown.org/

Ask The Agent https://literaticat.tumblr.com/

Literary Rambles http://www.literaryrambles.com/

USEFUL TOOLS for Picture Book Writers:

*Query Tracker https://querytracker.net/ 


*Publisher's Marketplace https://www.publishersmarketplace.com/

Manuscript Wish List https://www.manuscriptwishlist.com/about/


Merriam Webster Dictionary https://www.merriam-webster.com/

Rhyming Dictionary https://wikirhymer.com/

Thesaurus https://www.thesaurus.com/

Word Association Lookup https://wordassociations.net/en

Automatic Readability Checker https://readabilityformulas.com/free-readability-formula-tests.php

Readability Calculator https://www.online-utility.org/english/readability_test_and_improve.jsp

Picture Book Templates https://debbieohi.com/resources/printready/printready-templates-book-creators/

​*Some basic functions are free

WRITING COURSES for Picture Book Writers: