Other books byChuck Sambuchino
2013 Children's Writer's & Illustrator's Market
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 2013 Children?s Writer?s & Illustrator?s Market is the trusted resource you need. Now in its 25th edition, CWIM is the definitive publishing guide for anyone who seeks to write or illustrate for kids and young adults. Inside you?ll find more than 650 listings for children?s book markets (publishers, agents, magazines and more) - including a point of contact, how to properly submit your work, and what categories they?re looking for.You?ll also find: Profiles of debut authors who succeeded, as well as interviews with acclaimed novelists such as Garth Nix (The Old Kingdom and Seventh Tower series), Tamora Pierce (Song of the Lioness series) and Marissa Meyer (Cinder) A special roundup with more than 20 SCBWI advisors worldwide who share their best advice on how to get your children?s book published and break out In-depth articles on topics such as picture book pacing, illustration, query letters, finding and agent, social media, craft and voice, writers? conferences and more! PLEASE NOTE: Free subscriptions are NOT included with the e-book edition of this title.
2013 Guide to Literary Agents
The Best Resource Available for Finding a Literary Agent! No matter what you're writing--fiction or nonfiction, books for kids or adults--you need a literary agent to secure a book deal. The 2013 Guide to Literary Agents is your essential resource for finding that literary agent--without fear of being scammed--and getting your book published. This new, updated edition of GLA includes: Completely updated contact and submission information for more than 1,000 literary agents seeking new clients. Craft and business advice from more than 35 literary agents--on topics such as query letters, children's books, synopses and proposals, memoir writing, first chapters, conferences, platform and more! 12 "Breaking In" success stories from debut writers who explain how they got their books published. Includes "New Agent Spotlights"--profiles on literary reps actively building their client list right now. "The Guide to Literary Agents was an indispensable tool for me when I was querying agents. I highly recommend it for any aspiring author--in addition to a comprehensive listing of literary agents, it contains valuable information about the query and submission process." --Darien Gee, author of Friendship Bread: A Novel "I just signed with literary agent Chip MacGregor, and I came upon him through the Guide to Literary Agents. If not for GLA, I'd probably still be looking." --Les Edgerton, author of Hooked as well as several novels PLEASE NOTE: Free subscriptions are NOT included with the e-book edition of this title.
2010 Guide to Literary Agents
FIND THE RIGHT AGENT TO REPRESENT YOUR WORK &break;&break;Selling your book and securing a good contract often requires more than persistence and a good attitude. The 2010 Guide to Literary Agents is your essential resource for finding that agent - without fear of being scammed - and getting your writing published. This new edition includes: &break;&break; Completely updated contact and submission information for literary agents who adhere to the ethical guidelines established by the Association of Authors' Representatives. &break; Informative articles on researching agents, preparing your query, composing a synopsis or book proposal, and building a platform through social networking. &break; Hundreds of listings for writers' conferences across the country - so you can learn where agents will be and when.
2009 Screenwriter's and Playwright's Market
New in our Market Books line of bestselling reference guides for writers and creative professionals comes the Screenwriter's & Playwright's Market. This guide is the one-stop resource for playwrights and screenwriters providing both craft and marketing information. With everything from market listings to tips for formatting manuscripts to informative articles from industry professionals, this new market guide has everything you need to make it as a writer in showbiz.