Take your children’s book from words on a page to a completed project by learning the basics of self-publishing a children’s book. From how to find an illustrator, to working with a printer, and even navigating the confusing world of book layout, you’ll get the ABCs from a seasoned children’s book author and publisher who has self-published several successful children’s books. Finally you have all the information you need in one book to get started on your own children’s book publishing adventure.
Components of a Good Story
Writing Stories in Rhythm and Rhyme
This is where I found the fantastic rhyming graphs that I use.
Here is a page from my rhyming graphs (for Land of I AM)
Click on image above to see a larger version.
The yellow columns represent the stresses (or rhythm) in my rhymes.
Click here for a blank copy of the Rhyming Graph
The page size is 14″ x 8.5″
The Copyright Page
Working With an Illustrator
Publishing Your Book
The Memoir Midwife – Stacy Dymalski
Printing Options and Issues
Marketing Your Book
How to Create A Website (great article and resources): https://websitesetup.org/
Marketing Resources and Links
Links for Creating a Media Kit
Here are a few book distribution links and resources: