BN.com Gift Guide

The Market Guide for Young Writers: Where and How to Sell What You Write

Overview

In this completely updated edition of her popular marketing manual for writers 8 to 18, she offers you more: new profiles of professional editors and young writers; thorough directions for formatting your plays and scripts - with examples; answers to those questions you didn't know whom to ask; help studying markets and their guidelines; advice about markets and contests to avoid; info about local and regional places to submit your writing; market and contest listings - more than 40 new ones; and author's tips ...
See more details below
Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (20) from $1.99   
  • New (1) from $45.00   
  • Used (19) from $1.99   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$45.00
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(193)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New
Brand new.

Ships from: acton, MA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by
Sending request ...

Overview

In this completely updated edition of her popular marketing manual for writers 8 to 18, she offers you more: new profiles of professional editors and young writers; thorough directions for formatting your plays and scripts - with examples; answers to those questions you didn't know whom to ask; help studying markets and their guidelines; advice about markets and contests to avoid; info about local and regional places to submit your writing; market and contest listings - more than 40 new ones; and author's tips with important information, warnings, resource alerts. In all, you'll find listings for 150+ markets and contests that accept submissions from writers your age. They clue you to the kind of material the organization wants, the editor's or sponsor's remarks and suggestions, what you can expect in the way of pay, contest rules and prizes, and more.

Provides publishing information for the young writer including tips on preparing a manuscript, profiles of published young writers, opportunities online, and market and contest listings.

Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

Children's Literature - Susie Wilde
Helpful writing and marketing tips for children who want to be published can be found here. This book offers help for writing and editing a manuscript for submission. It also lists numerous publishers and contests for blossoming writers. It is my hope that teachers and parents will use this writing resource to help combat writing fear and help children discover the joys of writing.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780898797213
  • Publisher: F+W Media, Inc.
  • Publication date: 3/15/1996
  • Edition description: 5th ed
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 209
  • Age range: 3 - 5 Years
  • Product dimensions: 6.02 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.92 (d)

Table of Contents

Dear Reader - A Message from the Author
Foreword
Ch. 1 Before You Begin 2
Ch. 2 Are You Ready to Market? 18
Ch. 3 The Basics of Getting Published 29
Ch. 4 How to Prepare Your Manuscript 50
Ch. 5 Opportunities Online 79
Ch. 6 Answers to Questions Young Writers Ask Most 90
Ch. 7 Young Writers in Print 123
Ch. 8 Editors are Real People, Too 165
Ch. 9 The Market List 192
Ch. 10 The Contest List 249
Appendix A - Sandy Asher talks about writing plays 303
Index 306
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)