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Sheep, Goat and the Creaking Gate!

Have you ever wondered how long it takes for a picture book to be published? Does an author have to make the changes that the editor suggests? Does the author need to tell the illustrator what to draw?Sheep, Goat and the Creaking Gate

Come and visit us on Tuesday 18 August when we are talking to Claire Saxby, the author of picture book Sheep, Goat and the Creaking Gate. She’ll be answering those questions (and more!).

Claire is taking the book on a blog tour. Here are the other stops on her tour:

Mon 17August: Dee White http://tips4youngwriters.wordpress.com

Tues 18 August: Rebecca Newman www.soupblog.wordpress.com (You’re here!)

Wed 19 August: Mabel Kaplan: http://belka37.blogspot.com

Thurs 20 Aug: Sandy Fussell: http://www.sandyfussell.blogspot.com

Fri 21 August: Dale Harcombe http://orangedale.livejournal.com/

Sat 22 August: Sally Murphy http://sallymurphy.blogspot.com

Sun 23 August: Robyn Opie http://robynopie.blogspot.com

Mon 24 August: Sally Odgers: http://spinningpearls.blogspot.com

Claire Saxby
Claire Saxby

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This post was added by Rebecca Newman. Rebecca is a children's writer and poet, and the editor of the Australian children's literary blog, Alphabet Soup. For more about Rebecca visit: rebeccanewman.net.au.