General Children's Writing ResourcesHere is the collection of general writing resource links. Click here to return to the children's writing resource section.
Aaron Shepard's Kidwriter Page
Information for children's writers including an introduction to the field for beginners. Also includes articles and links to other resources
Bethany Roberts' Writing for Children Workshop
Children's book author Bethany Roberts offers advice, articles about children's writing and links to children's writing resources on her official website.
Boost: Blue Oasis Online Support Teams
Boost offers online critique groups for children's writers. The site also includes a children's writers toolbox with links and markets.
Caldecott Medal Winners
The Caldecott Medal is an annual award given by the America Library Association to the illustrator of the most distinguished picture book for children published during the preceding year.
Canadian Society of Children’s Authors, Illustrators and Performers (CANSCAIP)
This canadian organization provides news, resources, and support for Canadian children's authors and illustrators.
Children's Book Council (CBC)
The CBC provides an excellent site for children's writers. Its special author section contains information for beginning writers, listings of children's book publishers, interviews, a list of 75 children's authors and other pertinent information.
Children's Book Insider
A publication for children's writers and illustrators which contains information about new markets, the submission process, how-to articles and author interviews.
Children's Literature Resources
Links to resources providing children's literature information and book reviews.
Children's Literature Web Guide
Comprehensive web guide to children's literature. Contains information on classic children's literature as well as current chidlren's books.
Children's Picture Book Database
A searchable database of over 5,000 picture books provided by Miami University.