1. Try not to copy the ideas or structures of recent well-known books.
2.Ensure the text is written grammatically, and spelling and punctuation are correct
3.Do write narrative tension, solve a problem
1. Make sure a picture book you must do two things:
a. Think pictures (16 pictures to be precise.) This is were the pacing important.
b. Combine lyricism or wordplay with a tight, simple style. It helps is your a natural poet or if you’ve taken poetry classes or read a lot of poetry.
2. The type of stories to write when you’re writing a picture book
a. A story that inspires the reader.
b. Avoid stories with a message or a moral.
Sue Bradford Edwards
1.Think like a preschooler
2. Describe your character
3.One step at a time
4. complete story
5. tell what he/she likes