Information for Writers
11 Tips for Getting Started in Children's Publishing
If you're new to the world of children's publishing, you might now know where to begin. Here is a list of suggestions and resources that can help make your journey to publication a smooth and swift one.
A Crash Course in Submitting a Manuscript
Laura Backes offers a rundown of the basic steps involved in submitting a manuscript to children's book publishers.
Get a Children's Book Published
One of the questions I receive almost daily is how to get a childrens book manuscript published.
Keys to Writing Success when When Writing for Children
Knowing why you want to write for children, and what they want to read will help you write a great story and increase your chances for publication.
Children's Writing Resource Center
Advice, how-to info, tips, messaging, research links and much more from Children's Book Insider, the newsletter for children.
How Can I Help My Publisher Promote My Book
A great article from Children's book publisher, Lee & Low, discussing book promotion.
The Well-Fed Writer
Information on helping writers break into the lucrative arena of commercial freelancing: writing for corporations and other business entities and at rates of $50-100+/hour. Based around best-selling book, "The Well-Fed Writer."
What Happens Inside a Children's Publishing Company?
A look inside the children's book publishing industry, from the Purple Crayon site.
Writing Children's Books
From the Children's Book Council, this online brochure describes the Children's book industry, and gives advice on getting published.