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“Children’s Writer’s & Illustrator’s Market is an invaluable resource for any aspiring writer hoping to get published. It helped me a lot and I recommend it to everyone.” -James Dashner, author of The Maze Runner and The Scorch Trials.
Take the guessing work out of publishing and send your children’s book to the right people with our fully updated contact list of over 650 listings. Learn from interviews with today’s hottest authors and illustrators, including Lauren Destefano (The Chemical Garden trilogy), author Kathy Appelt (The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp), author Beth Revis (Across the Universe) and author-illustrator Loren Long (the Otis books). Read about how to start a series, attract a vast fan base and much more. If you dream of your book being read to children across the world, you need this guide to get started in the business of writing. Also receive a free exclusive webinar with your purchase.About the free webinar:
Inside your 2015 Children’s Writer’s & Illustrator’s Market you’ll find a link to a free webinar! “Self-Editing Your Children’s Book” is a 60-minute webinar that shows how to take your work and transform it into something great that will get editors, agents and readers excited. It’s taught by Harold Underdown, who is both the editor of the popular kidlit website, The Purple Crayon, and the author of The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Publishing Children’s Books. The truth is that getting a first draft completed is just the beginning for any writer. You’ve got to refine, revise, polish and overhaul your writing to make it the finest final product it can be — and that’s exactly what this webinar will teach you how to do.
You’ll love 2015 Children’s Writer’s & Illustrator’s Market if:
- You are ready to actively query agents and publishers with your children’s book.
- You want to hear stories of how other authors and illustrators advanced their careers
- You want to improve your children’s book pitch.
- You want to learn about professional writer’s events and contests.
- You want the most up-to-date information on children’s publishers available.
About the Author
Chuck Sambuchino (chucksambuchino.com) is an editor, bestselling humor book author, and authority on how to get published. He works for Writer’s Digest Books and edits the Guide to Literary Agents as well as the Children’s Writer’s & Illustrator’s Market. His Guide to Literary Agents Blog (guidetoliteraryagents.com/blog) — all about agents, submissions and platform — is one of the largest blogs in publishing. He was recently included in a Forbes Top 10 list of “Social Media Influencers in Book Publishing.” He teaches at a dozen writers conferences each year.