The Children’s Literature Network is Now Offering “Mentors for Rent!”

mentorThe Children’s Literature Network has a unique offering called “Mentors for Rent,” a consulting/coaching/critiquing service for writers of children’s or Young Adult books. 

Mentors for Rent is …

  • A consulting/coaching/critiquing service for those who write for children or young adults.
  • Two award-winning children’s book writers who have long-term experience as writing teachers and coaches.
  • Happy to work with you via Skype, telephone conference call, and/or through written feedback on your manuscript, cover letter, book marketing plan, or writing goals.
  • Ready to tailor your experience to meet your individual needs, at whatever stage of the writing life you find yourself.

Some of our most popular options include…

  • On-the-spot critiques (often of a picture book or a cover letter) via Skype or conference call.
  • In-depth critiques of a longer manuscript or a complete submission package.
  • A Q&A session to help you move ahead with your writing career, via Skype or conference call.
  • Submission research to help you identify publishers or agents who would be a good match for your manuscript(s).
  • Marketing advice and training to help you understand the basics of book marketing and develop the skills and confidence to become an effective marketer yourself.

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About Children’s Literature Network (CLN)

CLN brings together a diverse coalition of children’s book enthusiasts, inspiring and aiding them as they help children and teens become lifelong readers. CLN is an independent source of news, information, and book reviews, supported by our members. CLN members throughout the world enjoy having access to information about books, authors, and illustrators, finding this information useful for their schools, libraries, homeschooling, and personal reading pleasure.