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Word Counts…Does it Matter?

When I set out to write my first middle grade novel (think ages 9-12), I didn’t look at word count recommendations until finished. I just wrote until my story was complete. After doing the research I discovered most sources were … Continue reading

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What Are Kids Reading?

As a writer, it is important to keep up or even be ahead of trends in reading with your target audience. There is no better list than the one put out yearly from Renaissance Learning called What Kids are Reading. … Continue reading

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