Synopses & Reviews
The Most Trusted Guide to the World of Children's Publishing
If you write or illustrate for young readers with the hope of getting published, the 2012 Children's Writer's & Illustrator's Market is the trusted resource you need. For more than 20 years, CWIM has been the definitive publishing guide for anyone who seeks to write or illustrate for kids and young adults. Inside you'll find more than 700 listings for children's book publishers and magazines, including a point of contact, how much they pay, and what they're looking for.
You'll also find: Interviews with acclaimed best-selling authors, such as Meg Cabot (The Princess Diaries), M.T. Anderson (Feed), Maggie Stiefvater (Shiver), and Ally Carter (Gallagher Girls series)Advice from dozens of prominent literary agents, most of whom are seeking new clientsOther informative articles on topics such as composing a query letter, selling articles to magazines, creating your writer voice, working with co-writers, attending a writers conference, and more
Includes an exclusive 60-minute FREE WEBINAR with Chuck Sambuchino that will teach you how to use this book and see your work in print
Children's Writers' & Illustrator's Market is invaluable for writers of children's books. Chock-full of publishing resources, it's a must-have
--Becca Fitzpatrick, Hush Hush and Crescendo
Children's Writer's and Illustrator's Market is the most complete, trusted, definitive, and inspiring source of publishing opportunities for children's writers and illustrators working today.
--Mary Kole, literary agent and award-winning blogger (kidlit.com)