|Look at my Book: How Kids Can Write and Illustrate Terrific Books by
Loreen Leedy, published by Thomas Allen
In an easy-to-follow format, this book examines the basics of producing a book. It looks at such things like lettering and artwork. Learn all about what goes into making a book! Written for writers 4-8.
Authors & Illustrators by Alison Gertridge, published by Scholastic
A reference guide featuring interviews with 60 top Canadian authors and illustrators
who offer excellent advice for aspiring writers and artists.
Upon a Time: Creative Writing Fun for Kids by Annie Buckley and
Kathleen Coyle, published by Chronicle Books
Learn how a story is made! From great beginnings to exciting endings, this book
shows writers aged 9-12 how to make a story shine.
The Young Writer's Companion, by Sarah Ellis, illustrated by Juan
Fitzherbert, published by Groundwood Books, 1999
Includes story starters, anecdotes about and quotations from famous writers, and bibliographies that tie in with the story starters.
Scholastic Guides: Putting It in Writing by Marvin Terban
Scholastic Guides: Writing with Style by Sue Young