“Memory, we should bear in mind, is a subjective thing,” Lowry tells readers in the July 1987 issue of The Writer.
Multi-genre author Jacqueline Woodson garners the energy of history and her own childhood to shape stories for young readers.
Magazines offer young writers experience and exposure.
“The work itself provides the inspiration.”
Get digi with it: e-reading trends among young people may have implications for your work.
She hated books as a kid, but now Laurie Halse Anderson is a gritty voice for young readers and a strong defender of the craft.
An author found that the best way to get her unusual story into the world was to do it for herself.
We asked six contemporary children’s writers what influences their work.
Mike Jung catapulted his career forward through social media. It helped that he was funny and talented.
The author of Hush, Little Beachcomber talks about leaving her teaching career to follow her dream of writing for children