The Complete Idiot s Guide to Publishing Children s Books

Provides advice on writing different types of children's books, working with publishers, the importance of illustrators, and building a career.

Author: Harold D. Underdown

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ISBN: 1592577504

Category: Children's literature

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Provides advice on writing different types of children's books, working with publishers, the importance of illustrators, and building a career.

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Publishing Children s Books

Detailing the differences between picture books, juvenile fiction, and the young adult novel, the book also covers branding, series, and licensing, discusses writing styles and character development, and explains forming illustrator ...

Author: Harold D. Underdown

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ISBN: 0028639758

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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Children's book publishing is one of the most difficult fields of publishing for new authors to get into. The Complete Idiot's Guide to Publishing Children's Books gives potential authors tips, inside information, and detailed instructions for everything from how to prepare a proposal to how to get an agent. Detailing the differences between picture books, juvenile fiction, and the young adult novel, the book also covers branding, series, and licensing, discusses writing styles and character development, and explains forming illustrator partnerships.

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Publishing Children s Books 3rd Edition

The Inside Story on Publishing Kids' Books—from Beginning to End! Harold D.
Underdown. Press, 1987, 1994, and 2000. Heffron, Jack. The Writer's Idea Book.
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Author: Harold D. Underdown

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101460801

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 384

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'Honest and precise, everything about writing for children there is to know.' Jane Yolen, author Here is the comprehensive guide to writing, publishing, and selling for an ever-expanding and always exciting children's market, now in a new and updated third edition. - Includes new chapters on self-publishing and on "how to choose a how-to", plus revision and updates throughout. - Offers practical advice on getting started and on dealing with out-of-print books. - Covers picture books, chapter books, nonfiction, middle-grade and young novels, and common formats and genres. - Reveals what happens inside a children's publishing company, and provides guidance in working with an editor. - Sample cover and query letters, manuscript format, glossary, and recommended resources in an extensive appendix. - Plus information on agents, contracts, copyright, marketing and more.

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Publishing Children s Books 3rd Edition

Provides advice on writing different types of children's books, working with publishers, the importance of illustrators, and building a career.

Author: Harold D. Underdown

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1592577504

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 355

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Provides advice on writing different types of children's books, working with publishers, the importance of illustrators, and building a career.

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Self Publishing

A practical guide for a booming market. Every aspiring self-published author needs this guide, which covers everything from design to sales.

Author: Jennifer Basye Sander

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781440690730

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 336

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A practical guide for a booming market. Every aspiring self-published author needs this guide, which covers everything from design to sales. It reveals all the tools they'll need, including worksheets for estimating costs, timing, and resources; up-to-date information on production and design; formats for many genres; strategies for publicity and sales; plus success stories from self- published authors. * Publishers Marketing Association estimates there are 73,000 small and self- publishers in the U.S., with 8,000-11,000 new ones each year * Of the approximately 2.8 million books in print, 78% of the titles come from small/self-publishers (PMA) * For small and self-publishers, sales increased 21% annually from 1997-2002; in 2002, these 73,000 publishers grossed $29.4 billion * 81% of the population feels they have a book inside them; 6 million have written a manuscript; and another 6 million have a manuscript making the rounds

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Combines two key aspects of children's publishing--writing and illustrating--in a single volume of book-publishing and magazine markets and offers advice from professionals on the subject

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Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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Updated, annual listing of where children's writers can sell their work.

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The Complete Idiot s Guide to Reading with Your Child

-The book's Great Titles to Share together lists are broken out by age in appropriate chapters and then gathered together in an appendix for easy cross-referencing

Author: Helen Coronato

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101495513

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 336

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Bring out the reader in every child. This one-of-a-kind guide helps parents raise their kids to be readers for life. Includes tips for moms and dads (even when English isn't their first language) along with the other adults in their lives, suggests great titles to be read aloud, apart, and together, from birth to high school, and much, much more. -The book's Great Titles to Share together lists are broken out by age in appropriate chapters and then gathered together in an appendix for easy cross-referencing

Writer s and Illustrator s Guide to Children s Book Publishers and Agents

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Publisher: Three Rivers Press (CA)

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The comprehensive and smartly written guide to finding an edge in the children's book market helps readers learn the most important skills and presentation tips they will need to excel in this very difficult market. Original. 10,000 first printing.

How to Write a Children s Book and Get It Published

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Incorporated

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A forum of more than 250 insiders cover children's markets and writing techniques. Learn how to best profit from the new players, new priorities, and important shifts in the children's book and magazine markets.

Jeff Herman s Guide to Book Publishers Editors Literary Agents

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A guide to the names and specialities of American and Canadian publishers, editors, and literary agents includes information on the acquisition process and on choosing literary agents.

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Gardening

Explains how to create a garden style, execute a plan, organically improve the soil, control weeds, troubleshoot disease, select gardening supplies, and start a container garden

Author: Jane O'Connor

Publisher: Macmillan Distribution

ISBN: 0028627679

Category: Gardening

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Explains how to create a garden style, execute a plan, organically improve the soil, control weeds, troubleshoot disease, select gardening supplies, and start a container garden

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The Complete Idiot s Guide to Indigo Children

In this guide, the authors explain why Indigo Children require lots of attention: they tend to think holistically and intuitively, and they process emotions differently.

Author: Carolyn Flynn

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781440626197

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 336

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Forget the Age of Aquarius and hang on tight! The term 'Indigo Children' entered the lexicon in 1982 when psychic and author Nancy Ann Tappe talked about the coming Indigo Age in her book, Understanding Your Life Through Color. In this guide, the authors explain why Indigo Children require lots of attention: they tend to think holistically and intuitively, and they process emotions differently. Parenting these high-level children is a challenge, and their years in school may be challenging. ?Articles about the Indigo phenomenon have appeared in newspapers throughout the U.S. and as far away as Russia over the last few years, including one in the New York Times ?Author Wendy H. Chapman is considered one of the foremost experts on Indigo

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Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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Presents a guide to the names and specialities of American and Canadian publishers, editors, and literary agents, including information on the acquisition process and on choosing literary agents.

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Author: Alice Pope

Publisher: Writers Digest Books

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Combines two key aspects of children's publishing--writing and illustrating--in a single volume of book-publishing and magazine markets and offers advice from professionals on the subject.