Tag Archives: children’s picture book authors

Helen visits Susie Caron’s blog

Last month, the lovely  Susie Caron visited my blog corner as part of her busy virtual  tour celebrating  the release of her books, Twee’ and I Am Twee’  which are part of her ‘Between You and Me’ series of children’s … Continue reading

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Bestselling author signs with small publisher

Last week I chatted with best selling children’s author, Nicky Johnston about her writing journey, and the inspiration behind her third book, Actually I Can. It is an inspiring story and I thought you might like to find out how … Continue reading

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Chatting with Morgen Bailey on her blog

This week the lovely and accomplished UK author and blogger, Morgen Bailey chatted with me about my writing journey. As interviewee number 417, you can find our ‘chat’ at: http://morgenbailey.wordpress.com/2012/07/01/author-interview-no-417-with-writer-helen-ross/ Morgen’s eNewspaper (via Scoop It) picked up the interview as its … Continue reading

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Chatting with Peter Carnavas, talented children’s illustrator and author

Australia is full of the most talented artists (of any genre) and writers/poets, children’s entertainers, musicians, etc. And it is always a pleasure to welcome an artistic talent to my blog. This week I chat with the delightful, Peter Carnavas, … Continue reading

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12 x 12 in 2012 Picture Book Writing Challenge

12 x 12 in 2012 Picture Book Writing Challenge – sign up deadline is January 29, 2012 In November 2011, I participated in PiBoldMo (Picture Book Idea Month). PiBoldMo was created in 2008 by Tara Lazar, an Australian children’s book … Continue reading

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PiBoldMo – 30 Picture book ideas in 30 days

This lovely winner badge has been designed by Bonnie Adamson “Eureka!” I did it – I surpassed my goal of reaching 30  Picture book ideas in 30 days – probably more than 50.  Tara Lazar’s idea of creating November as … Continue reading

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Sign up for PiBoldMo – Picture Book Idea Month

If you are not participating in the insanity of NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) this November, you might like to sign up for PiBoldMo –  Picture Book Idea Month! I discovered this fabulous idea in a recent PIO (Pass It … Continue reading

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