Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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The class exceeded my expectations. It was extremely helpful and informative in ALL areas, and I learned a great deal from the instructor on Children's Literature in general.
Children’s Book Writing
Chris Lombardi
mortgage broker
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I would liken this class to an oasis for a weary desert nomad, a place that feeds, nourishes, and strengthens a writer's soul.
Children’s Book Writing
Judy Wang
photographer
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I would definitely recommend Gotham as a way to start a writing journey, recommit yourself to writing, or to simply let your creative juices flow and imagination fly.
Children’s Book Writing
Samantha Lizzio
editorial assistant
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This course helped me sculpt and polish my work so that others might enjoy it, in print. Wish me luck!
Children’s Book Writing
Kathy Nieber-Lathrop
retired school counselor
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This course gives you an opportunity to relive your childhood and use your imagination to its fullest capacity.
Children’s Book Writing
Ramon Taylor
television producer
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I entered this course having no idea how to write a children's book, or what was involved with the process. This class gave me the knowledge I was looking for, and pointed me in the right direction.
Children’s Book Writing
Kelley Diekman
sales
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This course has been the X factor that I have been looking for to get me jump-started.
Children’s Book Writing
Georgia Mansur
artist (painter)
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A fun and intriguing introductory course to children's writing that forces you to realize the amount of creativity and hard work that was poured into some of your favorite childhood stories.
Children’s Book Writing
Kera Morgan
public relations executive
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The best part was how the instructor brought it to life. He provided a safe environment to stretch and try things. His encouragement, constructive criticism and suggestions provided the basis for a complete and fun learning experience.
Children’s Book Writing
Denise Flannery
strategic Consultant
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It was not only a comprehensive overview and introduction to the world of children's literature and publishing, but also one of the most clear, thorough and informative guides to writing and, more importantly, storytelling that I have ever encountered.
Children’s Book Writing
Megan Gruver
children's media researcher
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I went from nothing to having a full manuscript in a few weeks (even if not in final form). I'm very proud of that, and it wouldn't have happened without this class!
Children’s Book Writing
Danielle Mehta
branding consultant
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I was completely in awe of how the teacher skillfully worked with each of our writing pieces.
Children’s Book Writing
Joy Marcus
elementary school teacher
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An excellent introduction to children's books, even for those well-versed in other styles of writing.
Children’s Book Writing
Rose McAdoo
event coordinator
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An excellent course to take if you want an overview of the field.
Children’s Book Writing
Rochelle Leal
teacher
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It has everything you need to motivate you as a writer.
Children’s Book Writing
Suzanne Lituchy
elementary school teacher
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This class taught me so much about the craft of writing children's books. It grew my love of books even more!
Children’s Book Writing
Maria Hanley
early childhood dance educator
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I can't believe the difference in my writing from the first assignment to the last!
Children’s Book Writing
Kimberly Maki
accountant
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I learned exactly what I wanted to know: "How to get started"…what to look for, work on, and how to get organized.
Children’s Book Writing
Tracey Brant
executive secretary
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I learned all of the basics of children's book writing, from plot to description to characterization to targeting. I feel that I understand the whole enterprise better.
Children’s Book Writing
Kathy Esson
social researcher
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The online class was fantastic for time management. I had a newborn baby when I started the class, and my friends thought I was crazy studying when my daughter was so young, but the online class allowed me to study while she was sleeping. It gave me the perfect balance without the pressure of having to attend class each week.
Children’s Book Writing
Stephanie Salisbury
business analyst
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