Author Overwhelm
You can't "beat" the special stresses that writers face–but you can learn to manage them. by Cat Michaels
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The Joy of Donating from the Heart

Deidre Lane

Volunteering my artistic talent and works to people, places, hospitals, and daycares in need of children’s art has opened part of my heart that I didn’t know existed. Every little bit does help those who are looking for a little bit of help.
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Celebrating "Yester-Times"

Our authors share their artistic journey - combining stickers and picture books to create a unique interactive experience between adults and young children.

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Growing an Audience for Your Work - A Personal Journey

Good pictures, daily posts, just do it attitude - dabbed in a tad of courage!

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An Apple Dumpling for Supper
This reimagining of a classic folktale from England offers a wonderful reminder that a pinch of generosity is often just the ingredient we need to cook up happiness in life. more stories & poetry »
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American Street written by Ibi Zoboi

Fabiola Toussaint, with her mother is on her way from Haiti to Detroit to start a new life with her aunt and cousins. But her mother is detained by ICE in NYC. Fabiola carries on to Detroit and finds that her aunt—at one time in control of the extended family--is now disabled. Chantal, the eldest, is wise but she’s only about 20. The twins are still in high school, where Fabiola joins them, falls in love and . . .

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Ivana Beschreiben edits "The Tardy Horseman"

COMING SOON! CWG Online will be featuring edits of reader-submitted manuscripts! This article (and the other examples) provides a demonstration of how our online edits will work. Our editors' comments on manuscripts can be toggled on and off at the appropriate point in the manuscript, and a full legend of editing symbols is available for basic changes. Take a preview, and perhaps submit a manuscript of your own!

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Poets & Writers

Hands down, the biggest thrill is to get a letter from a kid saying, "I loved your book. Will you write me another one?"

Kate DiCamillo