Picture Books: Writing in Rhyme
While many agents and editors say not to write in rhyme, what they mean is don’t submit rhyme that doesn’t work. Learn when your should (not) write in rhyme, the challenges of writing in rhyme, and how to do it like a pro.
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.