Tips for Very Young Writers

by D.J. Saldanha, Age 9, Canada   Writing is a whole lot of fun. All you need is time and determination. Think about what Rick Riordan and J.K Rowling do right or in this case “write.” Sit back and think about it. What make a good book great? Here is what I keep in mind...
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The Power of Descriptive Words

by Laura Baliman, Age 13, UK   F. Scott Fitzgerald built The Great Gatsby upon descriptive words and phrases which create a world around the twisted plot. The main ideas of the book are intensified with the power of Fitzgerald’s descriptive language: Gatsby describes Daisy’s voice as “full of money,” and there being a “pale...
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