It’s a Picture Book Critique Giveaway!

I’m celebrating hitting the 2000-follower mark on Twitter this morning with a Picture Book Critique Giveaway! Be one of the first five people to comment on this blog post and receive a picture book critique (800 words or less) absolutely FREE! That’s a $50 value completely free! So comment below and I’ll reply with submission instructions!  Thanks so much for being part of my writer journey:)

Happy Writing!


24 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Katrina Swenson
    Apr 12, 2018 @ 14:59:42

    Super cool! Thanks for giving me a fun new blog to check out and follow!


    • Katrina Swenson
      Apr 12, 2018 @ 18:17:43

      And thanks for the opportunity!


    • Sensibility and Sense
      Apr 12, 2018 @ 18:24:57

      Hi Katrina! Thanks so much for stopping by! If you’re a picture book writer, please send me the manuscript you’d like critiqued whenever you’re ready. Put Twitter Picture Book Critique in the subject line and copy and paste your manuscript into the body of your email. Looking forward to seeing you here! All best, Patti Richards


      • Katrina Swenson
        Apr 12, 2018 @ 20:20:03

        This is so wonderful! Thank you! I am new (but committed) to the kid lit world and will look forward to your seasoned insight!

  2. Shereen S
    Apr 12, 2018 @ 15:23:14

    Congratulations on reaching 2k followers! (And for the wonderful opportunity!)


    • Sensibility and Sense
      Apr 12, 2018 @ 18:23:10

      Thanks for stopping by, Shereen, and welcome to Sensibility and Sense! When you’re ready, send me an email with Twitter Picture Book Critique in the Subject line and your picture book manuscript pasted in the body of your email! Looking forward to reading your work:) Patti


      • Shereen S
        Apr 12, 2018 @ 18:29:33

        Thank you! What a blessing! I feel like I won the lottery. Looking forward to your insight and comments.

  3. awritersdream41
    Apr 12, 2018 @ 18:47:26

    Congratulations on your Twitter followers!


  4. Joseph Miller
    Apr 12, 2018 @ 19:09:17



  5. Nancy
    Apr 12, 2018 @ 19:54:25

    Congratus on 2k followers!


    • Sensibility and Sense
      Apr 12, 2018 @ 23:56:51

      Thanks, Nancy! You’re commenter #5! When you’re ready, send the first 800 words of your picture book manuscript to Please put Twitter Picture Book Critique in the subject line and copy and paste your manuscript into the body of the email.


      • Nancy
        Apr 13, 2018 @ 00:40:59

        Wow – thank you, what a great opportunity! Looking forward to your comments and suggestions.. Now I just need to figure out which manuscript to send you!

  6. spoonie-mama
    Apr 12, 2018 @ 19:54:41

    Congrats on reaching this!


  7. isabel ohagin (@IsabelOhagin)
    Apr 12, 2018 @ 20:39:07

    Here’s to 2000+ more! Thank you for the critique giveway offer! Congrats!
    –Isabel O’Hagin


  8. Linda Geiger
    Apr 12, 2018 @ 20:53:40

    Congrats to your following which nw includes me!


  9. Melissa Bailey
    Apr 12, 2018 @ 20:55:00

    Congratulations on hitting 2,000 followers, Patti! That’s quite the achievement!


  10. betlw
    Apr 13, 2018 @ 03:36:39

    Thanks for the chance. I can always use a good picture book.


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