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Picture Book Writing Tip - Focusing Your Picture Book Plot
 
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Writing tip - The importance of focusing and simplifying your picture book plots
Views: 2026 Ken Baker
Creating Engaging Characters - Writing Tip & Lesson Plan Supplement
 
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Teaches how to create engaging characters that make readers want to keep reading your stories. Using fun examples, it teaches beginning and serious writing students of all ages the key characteristics of engaging characters. Also serves as great supplement to lesson plans for creative writing educators.
Views: 1204 Ken Baker
Writing Tip - Creating Rising Tension
 
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How to create rising tension in stories using the try-fail cycle - a writing tip for writing teachers and aspiring writers
Views: 11714 Ken Baker
Plots Made Simple - Writing Tip and Lesson Plan
 
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Teaches the basics of writing story plots with examples of plot diagram elements, including plot introduction, rising action, climax, falling action and resolution. Can be used teachers to supplement creative writing lesson plans, or to simply help writing students and aspiring fiction authors learn the basics of plot development.
Views: 7087 Ken Baker
Book trailer for Cow Can't Sleep
 
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Cow Can't Sleep - picture book trailer. When Belle can't sleep, she creates chaos for the other farm animals as she tries to find a comfortable place to sleep. Written by Ken Baker and illustrated by Steve Gray. Coming 8/28/12. Learn more at http://www.kenbakerbooks.com/cowcantsleep.htm. (Coming August 28, 2012 from Marshall Cavendish Pinwheel Books!)
Views: 826 Ken Baker
Picture Book Writing Tips - Not an artist? Not a problem.
 
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Answer to the common question: “If I’m not an artist, can I still write picture books?”
Views: 318 Ken Baker
Trailer for Old MacDonald had a Dragon
 
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Old MacDonald had a Dragon - picture book trailer Old MacDonald is happy to sing about the new dragon on his farm, until the other animals start to complain and disappear. Written by Ken Baker and illustrated by Christopher Santoro. Coming September 18, 2012 from Marshall Cavendish! Learn more at http://www.kenbakerbooks.com/farmdragon.htm
Views: 283 Ken Baker
Book Trailer for Old MacDonald had a Dragon
 
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Old MacDonald had a Dragon - picture book trailer Old MacDonald is happy to sing about the new dragon on his farm, until the other animals start to complain and disappear. Written by Ken Baker and illustrated by Christopher Santoro. Coming September 18, 2012 from Marshall Cavendish! Learn more at http://www.kenbakerbooks.com/farmdragon.htm
Views: 3951 Ken Baker
Book trailer for Cow Can't Sleep
 
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Cow Can't Sleep - picture book trailer. When Belle can't sleep, she creates chaos for the other farm animals as she tries to find a comfortable place to sleep. Written by Ken Baker and illustrated by Steve Gray. Coming 9/25/12. Learn more at http://www.kenbakerbooks.com/cowcantsleep.htm.
Views: 1625 Ken Baker