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Word Counts in Children’s Books

One advantage of being a member of SCBWI-Los Angeles, and a member of their listserv, is receiving tips from the writing community.

Literary agent Jennifer Laughran has just posted her recommendations for word counts in various fiction categories. Noted for future reference.


What Editors are Looking For Today

We interrupt our Dudley the Dragon coverage for this item of interest.

Children’s book author and agent Mandy Hubbard has compiled a list of what editors are looking for today.  Read about the latest trends here.