Dissecting the craft of picture book writing
Picture Book types
- Concept Books
- Novelty picture books (coming soon)
- What converts the first line into the hook?
- What is the inciting event?
- Structure; what is it and what isn’t it!
- Three-act Structure:
- In Medias Res
- Character Arc:
- Positive-change Arc & Negative-change Arc,
- Flat Arc (coming soon)
Art of storytelling
- Narrative Devices: Chronological narrative, Reverse chronological narrative, Epistolary (letter & Diary) link
- Theme & Thematic Statement
- Literary techniques in picture books
- Point Of View (POV):
- Social & Emotional Learning (SEL)
Dissecting your Picture Book Manuscript
- Book title 10 suggestions