Reminder- 2014 Children’s Writer’s and Illustrator’s Market Pre-Order
If you are serious about breaking into the Children’s Book Industry there’s a book that comes out yearly that you definitely need to add to your library. The Children’s Writer’s and Illustrator’s Market.
The new 2014 Edition will be released in September so be sure to pre-purchase it.
So, why should you pick this book up? Why is it “Essential”?
Every year this series of books does a fantastic job of listing and categorizing multiple publishers, magazines and agents that have some level of involvement in the Children’s Market.
They go through contact information, the markets that the publisher specializes in, their submission requirements, the number of projects, writer and illustrators that they work with on a yearly basis as well as their payment terms.
Also included are a number of articles from other professionals that give tips, tricks and experiences within the industry.
This book is a great and inexpensive starting place for anyone looking to break into the industry. This book is essential to creating your first mailing list and determining the proper way to approach each publisher you are considering. If you have a mailing list established, this book is a great way to update your mailing lists with new publishers and update contact info for older ones.
So don’t forget to hop onto Amazon and reserve your copy now! Or drop by your local library to check out older issues that may be available to get an idea of the series before purchasing!
This book will also be included in the prize offerings of our fan contest! Check here for info about the contest and to make sure you qualify for consideration!