How to Publish Your Children's Book: A Complete Guide to Making the Right Publisher Say Yes
by Liza N Burby
It is the place where ogres and wizards live in enchanted forests. It is also the home of editors, marketers, and art directors. It is the world of ... Show synopsis It is the place where ogres and wizards live in enchanted forests. It is also the home of editors, marketers, and art directors. It is the world of children's book publishing. For writers hoping to have their children's stories published, though, it has always been one of the most confusing and frustrating places to navigate--until now. Award-winning writer Liza N. Burby has put together a complete and realistic guide to making the right children's book publisher say yes. How to Publish Your Children's Book begins by providing a working knowledge of the children's book publishing process. It explains the importance of understanding audiences and marketplaces, and offers a proven system for selecting and approaching the right publishing firms. In case there are no bites, the author even presents publishing alternatives. Throughout the book, you will find practical tips and advice from experienced agents, editors, and publishers, as well as insights from such popular children's authors as J.K. Rowling and Marc Brown. Whether you're just thinking about writing a children's book or you are a published author, you'll find that How to Publish Your Children's Book is a solid reference you can turn to time and time again.