409: Ten module writing course for either picture books or novels

ITEM: Ten module writing course for either picture books or novels


Exercises to each module. This is the documents-only version, but you can arrange to receive some feedback by contacting Virginia. Further details of the contents of each module are available here.

http://createakidsbook.com.au/e-courses/60-picture-book.html and http://createakidsbook.com.au/e-courses/61-novels.html.

Visit www.createakidsbook.com.au to view workshop dates

We put out a FREE monthly e-bulletin on writing for kids and children’s literature generally. Send your e-mail address to Virginia virginia@createakidsbook.com.au to go on the distribution list.

Dr. Virginia LoweBIO: Dr Virginia Lowe has been proprietor of the Create a Kids’ Book manuscript assessment service, for fifteen years, including workshops in most Australian capital cities. There are also writing e-courses. Many books have been successfully published coming through the service, and can be seen on the webpage www.createakidsbook.com under ‘Successes’. She has been judge for the Australian Book of the Year Awards, and has written a book on young children’s responses to books: Stories, Pictures and Reality: Two Children Tell (Routledge) also numerous articles on the subject. She formerly lectured at different universities on English, children’s literature and creative writing.


About Candy Gourlay

Candy Gourlay is a Filipino author living in London. She was a journalist writing about dictators in the Third World before she took up a full time position battling dictators of the nappy-clad variety. She inadvertently became a web designer while avoiding doing the dishes. She takes procrastination to new levels by blogging, drawing and making YouTube videos for fun. Her debut novel Tall Story was nominated for the Carnegie Medal and shortlisted for eleven children’s book prizes including the Blue Peter prize. It won the Crystal Kite Children’s Book Prize for Europe. Her latest book is called Shine. www.candygourlay.com
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