Happy World Hello Day!

Happy World Hello Day!

Did you know the 21st November is World Hello Day? Just been blogging about it over at http://awfullybigblogadventure.blogspot.co.uk/2013/11/happy-world-hello-day.html. Also just heard the good news that http://authorsforphilippines.wordpress.com online auction that...
Girlsheartbooks Blog

Girlsheartbooks Blog

Have you seen the Girlsheartbooks blog? It’s not just for girls of course. My books are certainly not just for girls but I like the blog very much. I posted for them today about food  and how I like to think about what my characters might eat when I’m...
Tips on Writing Scripts

Tips on Writing Scripts

How to format a screenplay is a very common question. The easiest way to format a script correctly is to use a specialized scriptwriting package such as Final Draft. If you’re using Microsoft Word, there is even a screenplay template supplied by Microsoft which...
Tips for Writing Picture Books

Tips for Writing Picture Books

Think in pictures In picture books it is most important to visually about what is happening in each scene. If your character isn’t doing anything (thinking perhaps) what is the illustrator going to draw? In a 32 page picture book, only 24 pages are for the story...