Wednesday, March 31, 2010

New Canadian MG/YA Agent

Alison McDonald has joined Canadian Agency, The Rights Factory, and will be representing middle-grade and young adult authors.

Tuesday, March 30, 2010


TweetChat allows you to easily participate in a single chat without seeing unrelated tweets.

Monday, March 29, 2010

Great Kids Books

School librarian and mom, Mary Ann Scheuer, reviews books for kids ages 4-14.

Sunday, March 28, 2010

Should You Self Publish

Agent Nathan Bransford gives a list of questions you should ask yourself.

Saturday, March 27, 2010

Glossary of Publishing Terms

150 definitions from Harold Underdown.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Online Platform

Do's and Don'ts from agent Mary Kole abuot your online presence.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Book Trailers Site

A site for teachers (and others) to find children's book trailers.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Creating iPhone Apps

Author Tom Evans explains how to publish your book in multiple formats.

Monday, March 22, 2010

Book Release Timeline

What to do and when in the months before your book's release.

Sunday, March 21, 2010

Rookie Query Mistakes

Agent Jenny Bent shares mistakes she's seen.

Saturday, March 20, 2010

Critique Groups

How do you decide when it's time to leave your group?

Friday, March 19, 2010

How to Format E-Queries

Agent Nathan Bransford explains the proper formatting

Thursday, March 18, 2010

New YA Imprint

Carolrhoda Lab will publish distinctive, provocative, boundary-pushing fiction for teens.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Standard Submission Process

What happens after submission if an editor likes your manuscript?

Monday, March 15, 2010

NJ SCBWI Early Bird Pricing

Reduced prices for the NJ SCBWI Annual Conference on June 4/5 2010 expires March 31st.

Sunday, March 14, 2010

Friday, March 12, 2010

New Agent

Natalie M. Fischer of the Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency is actively seeking new clients for pb through ya books.

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Autographed Books

Author JA Konrath suggests drive-by booksignings to get more copies of your autographed books into bookstores.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Biographies of Women

From Booklist Online, "Telling Her Stories."

Tuesday, March 9, 2010


Get feedback on your pitch or synopsis.

Monday, March 8, 2010

Sunday, March 7, 2010

Best Tweets for Writers

Every Sunday, Jane Friedman of Writer's Digest posts a list.

Saturday, March 6, 2010

Copy Editors

Questions to ask a prospective copy editors.

Friday, March 5, 2010

Thursday, March 4, 2010

Cost of Publishing Ebooks

How much is saved over the cost of printing a book?

Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Book Bites for Kids

Host Suzanne Lieurance talks with authors about their books.

Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Page Proofs

Editorial Anonymous explains the different types of proofs and what's involved in making changes to them.

Monday, March 1, 2010