Tuesday, November 12, 2019

GREAT KIDLIT SHOWCASE 2019 _____ Meet Victor Fernando R. Ocampo, he says read to your kids with funny voices

Time for holiday reading! To celebrate 8 years of Super Cool Books, I’ll be featuring a mega list of fellow kidlit writers and illustrators both from Singapore and beyond. New interviews every week. Do introduce their books to some young readers in your life! Latest updates here.

Victor Fernando R. Ocampo

Types of kidlit books
Picture books

Total kidlit books published

Selected titles
Here Be Dragons (Canvas Press)

Describe your style
Urban Fantasy

How did you get started?
Joined a competition

Where do you get story ideas?
I dream up ideas while trying to put my kids to sleep.

Pick one book of yours that kids should read
"Here Be Dragons", for the importance of all kinds of maps in our lives.

Tip for parents, how to help kids enjoy reading
Read to them with funny voices.

Tip for aspiring kidlit writers
Think about what kind of story you would've wanted your parents to read to you.

Your big wish for kidlit publishing next year (2020)?
Get my second kidlit book published.

Website: www.vrocampo.com
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/vrocampo/

The updated list here

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