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1001 Ways to Market Your Books
by John Kremer

An Author’s Guide to Children’s Book Promotion
by Susan Salzman Raab

Author’s Day
by Daniel Pinkwater

A Basic Guide to Writing, Selling, and Promoting Children’s Books: Plus Information about Self-Publishing
by Betsy B. Lee

Beyond the Bookstore
by Brian Jud

Book Markets for Children’s Writers 2006, Institute of Children’s Literature

The Business of Writing for Children: An Award-Winning Author’s Tips on How to Write, Sell, and Promote Your Children’s Books
by Aaron Shepard

The Chicago Manual of Style (University of Chicago Press)

Children’s Books: Awards and Prizes (Children’s Book Council Staff)

Children’s Books and Their Creators by Anita Silvey

Children’s Books in Print/Subject Guide to Children’s Books in Print
(R. R. Bowker, annual)

Children’s Writer’s & Illustrator’s Market
by Alice Pope

Children’s Writer Guide, edited
by Susan M. Tierney

The Complete Guide to

by Tom & Marilyn Ross

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Publishing Children’s Books
by Harold D. Underdown and Lynne Rominger

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to
by Jennifer Basye Sander

Could You, Should You Self-Publish a Picture Book
by Anne Emerick (eBook only,

The Giblin Guide to Writing Children’s Books
by James Cross Giblin

Graphic Artists Guild Handbook: Pricing and Ethical Guide
(Graphic Artists Guild)

The History of Children’s Literature: A Syllabus with Selected Bibliographies
by Margaret Hodges

How to Publish Your Children’s Book by Liza N. Burby

How to Write a Children’s Book and Get It Published
by Barbara Seuling

How to Write and Illustrate Children’s Picture Books
by Jean E. Karl

It’s a Bunny-Eat-Bunny World
by Olga Litowinsky

How to Get Happily Published
by Judith Applebaum

Origins of Story: On Writing for Children by Barbara Harrison and Gregory Maguire

Publishing Basics for Children’s Books: A Guide
for the Small Press and Self-Publisher
by Iwana Ritabooke
and Ima Bookeprinta

The Publishing Game Series
by Fern Reiss

Publishing Gems, Insider Information for the Self-Publishing Writer
by Brent Sampson

The Self-Publishing Manual: How to Write, Print & Sell Your Own Book
by Dan Poynter

A Sense of Wonder: On Reading and Writing Books for Children
by Katherine Paterson

Ten Steps to Publishing Children’s Books: How to Develop, Revise & Sell All Kinds of Books for Children
by Berthe Amoss and Eric Suben

Terrific Connections with Authors, Illustrators, and Storytellers: Real Space and Virtual Links
by Toni Buzzeo and Jane Kurtz

Trash-Proof News Releases: The Surefire Way to Get Publicity
by Paul J. Krupin

The Way to Write for Children
by Joan Aiken

Word Magic for Writers
by Cindy Rogers

Writer’s and Illustrator’s Guide to Children’s Book Publishers and Agents
by Ellen R. Shapiro

Writing Books for Young People
by James Cross Giblin

Writing a Children’s Book: How to Write for Children and Get Published by Pamela Cleaver

Writing Children’s Books for Dummies by Lisa Rojany Buccieri and Peter Economy

Writing for Children
by Catherine Woolley

Writing Hannah: On Writing for Children
by Libby Gleeson

The Writer’s Idea Book
by Jack Heffron

Writing with Pictures: How to Write and Illustrate Children’s Books
by Uri Shulevitz

You Can Write Children’s Books
by Tracey E. Dils

Young at Heart: The Step-by-Step Way of Writing Children’s Stories
by Violet Ramos

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