How to be a Prolific Kidlit Writer
with Laura Gehl
Are you ready to be prolific?
- What role does your writing process play?
- What role does your agent play?
- What should you be thinking about when you are submitting to publishers and negotiating contracts?
Laura will answer all of these questions as well as offer advice on beating writer's block, guarding your writing time, pitching series, and more.
"Laura, this was absolutely wonderful. I can’t believe all of the info you provided. The fact that you discussed agents and contract clauses was amazing. "
- Valerie Bolling, author of Let's Dance, Together We Swim, and Ride, Roll, Run: Time for Fun
Laura Gehl is the author of more than forty popular board books, picture books, and early readers. Her books include One Big Pair of Underwear, the Peep and Egg series, I Got a Chicken for My Birthday, My Pillow Keeps Moving, Except When They Don’t, Apple and Magnolia, Donut, and the Baby Scientist Series. Laura’s books have been translated into a variety of languages and have received numerous awards and honors, including Kirkus best picture books of the year selection, Junior Library Guild selection, Indie Next List, CCBC choices selection, ALA Notable selection, Booklist Editors’ Choice, Amazon Editors’ Choice, Charlotte Zolotow Highly Commended Title, ILA Honor Book, and the Mathical Award. Laura lives in Chevy Chase, MD with her husband, four children, and large stash of dark chocolate. Visit her online at lauragehl.com.
Frequently Asked Questions
"Thank you! This was wonderful with great information for pre- and published writers. Such helpful tips for working with agents!"
- Gretchen McClellan
"Yes, Laura, thank you for this incredible webinar...This has been absolutely wonderful and eye-opening!! It really made me feel more confident in my work towards writing and publishing."
- Jessica Milo