Writing middle grade

How old are upper middle grade protagonists? A running list of published titles
1024 683 Writer and the Wolf Editorial

One of the most common mistakes I see in clients’ manuscripts is a main character who is too young or old for the intended audience – middle-aged protagonists in YA,…

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Know your audience: middle grade
934 532 Writer and the Wolf Editorial

Unless you’re ten, it can be hard to get into the mindset of your young readers when writing middle grade fiction. Schooldays are a distant memory for most of us,…

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