The idea of compiling a graphic novel “pitch” for agents and editors might feel overwhelming. You probably have plenty of questions, and you might be worried that you’ll run afoul of some little rule or requirement that automatically sends your pitch into the rejection …Read More
Writing a graphic novel for children may initially seem not all that different from writing a picture book or chapter book. You write the story, maybe put it into a screenwriting template to satisfy the format, throw in some panels and page turns, and …Read More
Announcing the KCU 2022 Masterclass
On Thursday, February 24th at 12:30 PM EST, we are offering a FREE online Masterclass hosted by agent & KCU founder Janna Morishima and author-illustrator Rivkah LaFille.
"Write! Draw! Publish! Sell! Your Kids Graphic Novel"
In the Masterclass, you'll learn how to:
Develop Your Work: Using …Read More
Announcing the KCU Scholarship
Sometimes it can be struggle to improve your craft. The time, the resources, the uncertainties... the expense!
That’s why we are excited to announce the Kids Comics Unite SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM!
Those who are awarded a scholarship will receive full paid tuition to Kids …Read More
A little while ago, I read a new picture book, The Dreamer, by Korean artist Il Sung Na. It tells the story of a wistful, inventive pig who loves to watch birds soaring through the air.
“If only I could fly, too,” he thinks.
Before long, his dream turns into …Read More