Are you interested in writing and/or illustrating children’s books? The following tips might help:
The following organizations are invaluable for both new and established writers:
Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators www.scbwi.org Conferences for networking; newsletter with tips, contacts, and calls for manuscripts from publishers. Join!
The Children’s Book Council www.cbcbooks.org The CBC has a Member’s List of publishers, their addresses, staff contacts, and types of books published. The list is available for a minimal fee and ssae. If in New York, stop in to visit their fine library.
Children’s Literature www.childrenslit.com This terrific site includes Meet the Authors/Illustrators feature; reviews; schedule of events; teaching materials; related site recommendations; publishers list.
Authors Guild www.authorsguild.org
The Authors Guild advocates for writers’ interests, provides legal assistance and offers web services to its members.
I wish you much success!