When you walk into library, do you head straight to the children’s section? Do you pore over children’s picture books even when you have no child in tow? Have you wondered what it would take to be a published children’s author? As the author of ten traditionally published children’s picture books, Eric Ode will cover the ins and outs of the children’s literature market. We’ll discuss everything from board books to middle grade fiction with an emphasis on children’s picture books and the goal of giving your work its best chance at being published.