William Perdue Author Q&A

Gatekeeper Press Author Q&A 1. When did you first know you wanted to be a writer?    Elementary school. During the last week of 4th grade, I remember getting an idea to write a scene that I wanted to act out with a classmate as a goodbye gift to the class. My...
How to Choose a Children’s Book Illustration Style

How to Choose a Children’s Book Illustration Style

Think about the indelible impression the Dr. Seuss books made on us as children, and continue to impact young readers today. The rhyming stories were clever, but it was the illustrations that propelled these books into the publishing stratosphere. Even with all the...

Jim Johnson Author Q&A

Gatekeeper Press Author Q&A 1. When did you first know you wanted to be a writer?    I was at a friend’s house when I was a teenager and he showed me a book that his Dad had written. I thought, “That’s would be neat to do someday!” 2. How...