I love twists on familiar characters or storylines and unlikely friendship stories. For picture books, please embed the entire text in the body of your e-mail. My goal is to build long-term relationships with authors and artists and to help them publish books that will stand the test of time.
Be sure you know up front what expenses will be passed through to you. Erica Verrillo has published five books, four with major publishers and one on her own. Invites submissions from both writers and writer-illustrators. Her love for entertainment and media took her to Court TV, where she worked as a production assistant during its heyday.
They represent you, but you are not the only person they represent. I also enjoy nonfiction bios on strong women and people of color throughout history, especially. Understand too that an agent does not work only for you. I am passionate about negotiating the best deal possible. She started in publishing as an intern at both Writers House and Sterling Lord Literistic, where she fell in love with the agency side of publishing.
Many established agents do charge certain expenses back to their clients, but the amount of money involved will be modest, and you may only be asked to pay when the agent makes a sale.
Laura grew up in a small town in Kentucky and maintains a fondness for Southern biscuits and unobstructed views of the stars.
Her wish list concerning illustrators: A mandated reporter is someone required by law to report if they suspect or know that child abuse if occurring. For more on this: Many authors and illustrators for children want to know about agents.
As Literary Assistant to President and Lead Agent Regina Brooks, she reviews and evaluates potential projects—constantly on alert for that one book in a thousand that is capable of flourishing in a highly competitive marketplace.
This information just lists the basics. Having a rep, artists tell me, helps them get work that they would not get themselves--work from educational publishers, for example, which can definitely help in paying the bills.
Her wish list concerning illustrators: Christa has been at McIntosh and Otis, Inc. Do not submit a story with doodles or personal photographs. With degrees in both English literature and sociology, her specialties are project management and editorial development. But these houses are difficult to break into even with an agent, because almost all of their books are by people already in their catalog, or published elsewhere.
If you are not sure you have enough information to report, always err on the safety of the child. Agents may have a limited amount of time to talk with you--you may hear from them only intermittently, primarily when a publisher has made an offer.
Brooks is the founder and co-Executive Director of Y.10 Literary Agents Seeking Picture Books NOW. By: Chuck Sambuchino This list is for children’s picture books. All the agents listed below personally confirmed to me as of August that they are actively seeking children’s picture book submissions NOW.
Children's Writing, Picture Book Agents, What's New, Writer's Digest's Guide to. Picture Book Agents. These literary agents represent picture books for children. Writers can query these agents for their kids stories or for illustration work.
Four agents who represent children’s literature, took time out of their busy day to share their insight and wisdom on platform, writing picture books, and writing for young.
The 30 children’s book publishers below all have one important thing in common: they are accepting submissions directly from authors. Since many children’s publishers only accept from agents, this list should save you hundreds of hours combing through the submission guidelines of every children.
The Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators is pleased to announce the recipients of its Merit Plaques and Honor Certificates for fiction, nonfiction, illustration, and poetry.
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