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Writing Children's Books for Dummies

Want to write a great children's book and make it stand out from the crowd? This easy-to-follow guide provides step-by-step instruction in everything you need to know, from crafting a unique manuscript to finding an agent. You get savvy advice and tips on navigating the entire publishing process and turning your dream into a well-written, marketable book!
Discover how to: Write a great story • Develop characters & scenes • Submit to publishers & agents • Self-publish & e-book publish • Write a fabulous query letter • Social networking & promotion • Identify format & formatting properly • Stand out from the crowd

Children's Books Written by Lisa:

• BARBIE: YOU CAN BE A DOCTOR (Mattel/Random House, 2016)
• 2 WIZARD OF OZ STORYBOOKS (Warner Bros, 2016)
• SURVIVING THE ANGEL OF DEATH: THE TRUE STORY OF A MENGELE TWIN IN AUSCHWITZ, written with Eva Mozes Kor (YA, Tanglewood Books)
• BABY POLAR BEARS' SNOW-DAY (Photo Adventure Book, edited, Treasure Bay)
• BABY ELEPHANT'S FUN IN THE SUN (Photo Adventure Book, edited, Treasure Bay)
• BABY PENGUIN SLIPS AND SLIDES (Photo Adventure Book, edited, Treasure Bay)
• A DOCTOR FOR THE ANIMALS (Half & Half Reader, Level 1, edited, Treasure Bay)
• PEOPLE OF THE CAVES (Half & Half Reader, Level 2, edited, Treasure Bay)
• FRIEND2FRIEND (10-book middle-grade series, edited, Scholastic)
• SANTA'S WORKSHOP (as Fatty MgGee, Piggy Toes Press)
• SAMMY'S SUITCASE (Robin Corey Books/Random House)
• RAIN, RAIN, GO AWAY: My Friends Tigger & Pooh Leveled Reader (DP)
• LITTLE TREE'S FALLING LEAVES: My Friends Tigger & Pooh Leveled Reader (DP)
• LET'S MAKE NOISE SERIES: Around the House, At the Ballpark, At the Airport (Silver Dolphin, AMS)
• SWITCH WITCH (Shopping)
• MAKE YOUR OWN VALENTINE CARDS (novelty format/wrote, Golden Books)
• LOVE POPS: I LOVE YOU BECAUSE . . . LOVE, BARBIE (Golden Books)
• SCHOOL PLANNER, High School (Reading's Fun)
• LEAVE IT TO BEAVER: THE NOVELIZATION (MCA/Universal/PSS)
• BIG TRUCKS & BIGGER DIGGERS (Price Stern Sloan)
• GIANT GIANTS & MAGIC MERMAIDS (Price Stern Sloan)
• CODE BLUE: IN THE EMERGENCY ROOM (HarperCollins)
• CODE BLUE: MAKING THE GRADE (HarperCollins)
• DRAGONHEART: THE JR. NOVELIZATION as Adriana Gabriel (MCA/Universal/PSS)
• GOLD DIGGERS: THE NOVELIZATION (MCA/Universal/PSS)
• TELL ME ABOUT WHEN I WAS A BABY (S&S)
• OVER IN THE MEADOW: A CD-ROM for Children (Rose Studios)
• PANDORA'S BOX: A CD-ROM for Children (Rose Studios)
• THE MAGIC FEATHER (Troll)
• KANGAROO & COMPANY (PSS)
• HIPPO & PALS (PSS,)
• CINDERELLA'S COACH, A Rolling Wheels Book (Mouse Works,)
• DUMBO'S CIRCUS TRAIN, A Rolling Wheels Book (Mouse Works)
• CASPER: THE JR. NOVELIZATION (MCA/Universal/PSS)
• MELVIN MARTIAN, DENA DINOSAUR, MORTY MONSTER, WANDA WITCH (PSS)
• MAKE YOUR OWN VALENTINES (PSS)
• WINNIE THE POOH: THE SURPRISE PARTY (Mouse Works)
• MICKEY MOUSE: WHERE'S THE PICNIC? (Mouse Works)
• TOKEN OF LOVE and SPRING GARDENS (Philomel)
• ALICE IN WONDERLAND, A Lift-the-Flap Rebus (Disney Press)
• JAKE AND JENNY ON THE TOWN (Price Stern Sloan)
• SANTA'S NEW SUIT (Price Stern Sloan)
• WHERE'S THAT PIG? (Price Stern Sloan,)
• THE STORY OF HANUKKAH: A Pop-Up Lift-the-Flap Rebus (Hyperion Books)
• KING ARTHUR'S CAMELOT, Pop-Up with 4 storybooks (Dutton Children's Books)
• EXPLORING THE HUMAN BODY (Barron's)
• THE HANDS-ON BOOK OF BIG MACHINES (Little, Brown & Co.)

Ghosted (limited list from over 100 titles):
• THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS by Clement C. Moore (Wrote all factoids/novelty items, Intervisual Books)
• BUMPY AND BOO: GUESS WHO NEEDS GLASSES? (Merry Lane Press, winner of an iParenting Media Award)
• LITTLE MERLIN'S BOOK OF MAGIC PETS (Price Stern Sloan)
• ALL MIXED UP (Price Stern Sloan)
• THE FACTS OF LIFE (Viking)
• SLIDING SURPRISE BOOKS 12 titles (PSS)
• DINOTOPIA POP-UP BOOK (Turner Publishing, Inc.)