Paula Yoo on How to Publicize Your Children’s Book

Author Paula Yoo shares some advice on great ways to publicize your children’s book.

Dealing With Rejection: Keeping Your Dream Going

Debut author Thelma Lynne Godin shares on how she kept the beauty of her dreams to write going in the face of constant rejection.

Submitting to our New Voices Award: Tips from an Editor

Our editor Samantha shares some advice for authors submitting to Lee & Low’s New Voices Award.

Is My Character “Black Enough”? Advice on Writing Cross-Culturally

Tu Books Publisher and Editorial Director Stacy Whitman shares advice on writing cross-culturally for an author who wonders, “Is my character black enough?”

Advice on Getting Published from a YA Editor and Author, Part I

Author Joseph Bruchac and Publisher Stacy Whitman share advice on writing and getting published.

Announcing our 2013 New Voices Award Winner

We’re excited to announce our 2013 New Voices Award Winner!

Lee & Low’s New Voices Award Writing Contest Deadline is September 30

Submissions for Lee & Low’s New Voices Award, for a picture book manuscript by an author of color, must be postmarked by September 30, 2013.

How to Write Humor for Young Readers

Author Kimberly Pauley shares tips on how to write humor well.

8 Helpful Links for Aspiring Picture Book Authors

Happy NaPiBoWriWee! Here are a few hand-picked resources for aspiring picture book authors.

Tu Books Announces Winner of First Annual New Visions Contest for Writers of Color

[from the press release] New York, NY—April 11, 2013—Tu Books, the science fiction, fantasy, and mystery imprint of respected multicultural children’s publisher LEE & LOW BOOKS, is thrilled to announce that author Valynne Maetani has won its first annual New Visions Award for her young adult mystery novel, Remnants of the Rising Sun. The New […]