I just posted my December newsletter, including information about an online "Writing Children's Books" workshop, and gift vouchers for manuscript critiquing and mentoring.
Posted on December 13, 2011 at 10:32
Congratulations to Ayodele Olofintuade, author of Eno's Story, for being one of three finalists (from 126 entries) for the Nigerian Prize for Literature (NLNG Prize). You can read full details in this blog entry.
I had the pleasure of editing this book (amongst other children's books) for Nigerian publisher, …Continue
Posted on October 3, 2011 at 9:51
OK, so I know summer isn't over yet, but my daughter is off to her first day of school (ever) tomorrow. This means I will have much more time available - after I finish marking MA dissertations over the coming week. And it also means that aspiring writers with children everywhere can now turn their attention back to perfecting their work.
So, I've decided to offer an end of summer sale. Get 10% off a picture book manuscript critique if…Continue
Posted on September 6, 2011 at 9:48
I have worked with Wendy Hue on several manuscripts, and gave her editorial feedback on two drafts of her recent self-published book, Tópé Arrives. I have always been impressed with how passionate and articulate Wendy is. You will see from the interview below how hard she has worked to develop, and ultimately self publish, her novel after having doors closed on her from the publishing…Continue
Posted on August 10, 2011 at 9:30