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read this article by Lauren Shapiro interviewing Deirdre Jone, Assistant Editor at Little Brown Books for Young Readers!





http://metro.nyscbwi.org/news/a-story-in-a-1000-words-or-less


Thanks to DianaM for mentioning it on Twitter!

#1 - March 18, 2014, 07:54 AM
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Oooh, Andi! Thanks for pointing us to this.
#2 - March 18, 2014, 08:16 AM
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Great article. Thanks for the link.
#3 - March 18, 2014, 08:21 AM

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Very helpful article.  Thanks for posting it, Andi.
#4 - March 18, 2014, 11:35 AM

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Great article! Thanks so much for sharing it with us.  :flowers2
#5 - March 18, 2014, 11:56 AM

Hey, I was just about to say that I tweeted about this article this morning and that I really liked it, too! Didn't even see your note. LOL.

I love contemplating pb structure.
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Thanks - it's a good read.
#7 - March 18, 2014, 05:36 PM
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#8 - March 18, 2014, 07:32 PM

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Very good info, especially for a new writer like me.  Thanks!
#9 - March 18, 2014, 08:08 PM

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It's just as relevant for old writers like me ;-) . Ms. Jones does a great job breaking down PB structure. Thanks for sharing, Diana.  :thanks2

#10 - March 19, 2014, 05:27 AM
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Thank you for this!
#11 - March 19, 2014, 06:08 AM
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Great article. Thanks for the link!
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THANKS!

Great link. :)
#13 - March 19, 2014, 08:03 AM

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Good article to put in my bookmarks folder. :) Thanks for posting it.
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Hey, Andi,

Thanks for sharing this article.  Great formula ... a 9 point checklist to keep in mind when writing a PB!

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#15 - March 29, 2014, 05:54 PM

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What a great article!!! Thank you for sharing!
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Thanks for sharing it, Andi!
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