The Complete Idiot's Guide to Publishing Children's Books

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Alpha Books, 2004 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 384 pages
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The comprehensive guide to writing, publishing, and selling for the ever-expanding and always exciting children's market-now in a new and updated second edition.

€ Includes new chapters for illustrators, on submissions, portfolios, art directors, and more
€ In 2001, children's book publishing was a $1.8 billion market
€ Offers practical advice on getting started, plus the basics on writing-and selling-books that kids will love and parents will buy
€ Very few books on this topic provide specific information by experts
€ Covers picture book, juvenile, and young adult markets
€ Includes sample queries and proposals for most types of children's fiction

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User Review  - BookHunterEG - Borders

Harold D. Underdown did a good job of explaining the world of book publishing. The sections under "vocabulary list" were very helpful and informative; sometimes the explanations were a little ... Read full review

This book is so helpful to a new author.

User Review  - Linda Cundy - Christianbook.com

I am truly thankful for having this guide to help me through the publishing process. I have never had a book published, so there is much to learn. Read full review

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