The Complete Idiot's Guide to Publishing Children's Books
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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Where to Begin?
Where to Begin?
Dont Know What to Say And What Comes Next
Dont Know What to Say And What ſomes Next
Tips and techniques for creating stories that children will
Why Create a Childrens Bookand Why Not?
The Piggy Bank and the Notebook
Like to Draw
Who Draws the Pictures?
IKnowomebody Who Knows Somebody
0ther Minds of Publishers
EBooks and the Internet
Working witha Publisher
They Mightlake Myldea opyright Basics
Make It Better
My Editor Doesnt Understand Me
Its a BIG World
Whats in a Book? A Guided Tour
Part1 Pinding0ltWhats Possible II
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Can I Write That? Subjects and Genres
Differences Among Publishers
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lſ The Rules for Illustrators
Making the Pictures
The Rest of the Process
My Bookls Published NowWhat?
PunStuff and Bragging
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