October 25, 2013

This is a fascinating experiment and I urge you to follow along on Julie Hedlund’s journey. This is going to be really something to watch. If you haven’t heard about it yet I highly recommend that you watch the first video, below, that Julie created to explain why she is crowdfunding to publish her next…

October 3, 2013

My friend Jon Bard at Children’s Book Insider just told me about this thing he’s doing and I wanted to let you guys know about this in case you’re interested … and if you’re working on your craft, you should be interested! I’ll get right to the point, because this is massive: Over at CBI they’re planning…

May 15, 2013

What is the difference between picture book apps, storybook apps, apps, applications, eBooks, interactive books and… what have I left out? Well, you’ll find out when you listen! What’s in this episode? An interview with Stacey Williams of Little Bahalia A review by Julie Falatko of Black Dog by Levi Pinfold In the interview you’ll hear about…

August 8, 2012

Subscribe to this podcast! In the interview we talk about how to submit apps and ebooks (obviously!) William Joyce’s interview with Mary Ann Scheuer Julie’s template for storybook app proposals, called, appropriately, Julie Hedlund’s Template for Storybook App Proposals that story still has to be the driver, not the other way around Time Traveler Tours…

February 25, 2012

Ever since I interviewed Darcy Pattison for my blog tour week and learned about archive.org and being able to buy music on istockphoto.com (duh, me!) I’ve been working on this trailer for How to Promote Your Children’s Book: Tips, Tricks, and Secrets to Create a Bestseller. I’d love to hear what you think! And by…

February 23, 2012

UPDATED WITH AN EMMA DRYDEN RESPONSE! Thanks for the great questions, Zach! And for allowing my readers to benefit from the answers. Hope these clear some things up for you! Hi Katie, Thank you for answering my previous questions, the dummy tutorial, and that amazingly helpful interview with Emma Dryden! Soooo I have some more…

February 17, 2012

Eeek! I forgot to click PUBLISH so this never went out. Sheesh! Please go here to check out the latest stop on my blog tour for How to Promote Your Children’s Book: Tips, Tricks, and Secrets to Create a Bestseller. You want to check out this blog anyway, since Darcy Pattison is very knowledgeable about…