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10 things to keep in mind as you begin to write your children's book sample

Learn the 10 key tips to help write your 1st picture book

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Are you struggling to get your picture book idea on paper?

✑ Writer’s block got you stumped - or just don’t know how to start?

✑ Need help generating ideas for your picture book or series?

✑ Stuck trying to figure out how to get your manuscript up to industry standards?

✑ Missing the info on what is needed to submit your book to agents and publishers?

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You don't need to battle with the blank page by yourself.


Think of what you could achieve if you had…


✔ A step-by-step guide to walk you through the process

personalized one-on-one support to help you write your first draft

✔ access to tailor-made templates for picture book writers

 editing help through private coaching or a collaborative writers' group

the confidence to follow through with experienced help from a pro who overdelivers!


Unlock your potential as a writer and gain the confidence to share your story.

Let's work together - book a discovery call to see how I can help you on your journey.

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Hi, I’m Heather Hartt-Sussman,


And I understand your struggle!

I had a hard time breaking into the exclusive club that is the picture book publishing industry. I didn't think I was connected or good enough to compete. I got my share of rejections and almost gave up

Finally, I figured out what publishers wanted, and now I will share with you what it takes to publish your picture book.

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Let’s work through your next steps and get you to the finish line.

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"I had my idea for a children's book since my girls were little, and now they are done with college! I never wrote it because I didn't know the proper formula and strategy to write it… so it collected dust until Heather's expertise popped into my life!

Heather helped me with her course with a straightforward step-by-step approach to take the overwhelm out of getting the idea out from the head and onto the paper.

My book is done now. Once I had proper guidance, writing my book was easier than I had imagined. Finally, I was able to come out with a professional final draft to submit to publishers!"

Laurey Bennett Levy, New York, NY
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"Working with Heather has been an absolute delight. Her program was really great in swiftly getting our first draft developed.

Her expertise and professionalism really showed throughout the entire process and I would most definitely recommend her services to anybody conceptualizing their own book."

Super Ahmad, Los Angeles, CA
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