Picture Books: Using Mentor Texts to Improve Your Craft
Learn how to mine published picture books to improve your own craft. Strategies shared include reverse outlining, how to master the page turn, and where to find mentor texts. It’s a mini-session with the current masters of the genre.
Register for all 4 of Leanne Shirtliffe’s Summer Picture Book Series courses in July and receive $20 off. Use coupon code pb20 at checkout.
Leanne Shirtliffe is the author of the five picture books, including The Change Your Name Store, I Love Sharks Too, and Saving Thunder the Great: the True Story of a Gerbil’s Rescue from the Fort McMurray Wildfire. When she’s not trying to put words in some semblance of order, Leanne can be found teaching high school or hanging out with her family in the suburbs of Calgary. She used to travel.