The Complete Idiot's Guide to Publishing Children's Books, 3rd Edition

The Inside Story on Publishing Kids’ Books—from Beginning to End!

Author: Harold D. Underdown

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101460806

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 384

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'Honest and precise, everything about writing for children there is to know.' Jane Yolen, author Here is the comprehensive guide to writing, publishing, and selling for an ever-expanding and always exciting children's market, now in a new and updated third edition. - Includes new chapters on self-publishing and on "how to choose a how-to", plus revision and updates throughout. - Offers practical advice on getting started and on dealing with out-of-print books. - Covers picture books, chapter books, nonfiction, middle-grade and young novels, and common formats and genres. - Reveals what happens inside a children's publishing company, and provides guidance in working with an editor. - Sample cover and query letters, manuscript format, glossary, and recommended resources in an extensive appendix. - Plus information on agents, contracts, copyright, marketing and more.
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The Single Mum's Survival Guide

How to Pick Up the Pieces and Build a Happy New Life

Author: Vivienne Smith

Publisher: Morgan James Publishing

ISBN: 1614488266

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 188

View: 4442

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For stressed-out and struggling single mums everywhere, at last a “how-to” manual for every aspect of single motherhood including: breaking the news of your split, healing the hurt, managing legal issues and money, co-parenting with your ex, finding time for you, and the do’s and don’ts of dating again or being contentedly single. The Single Mum's Survival Guide is packed with ideas, suggestions and words of wisdom and experience from a host of real-life single mums and expert professionals to make your life easier, help you on your way and put your mind at rest.
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Bible, 3rd Edition

Author: James Bell Jr.,Stan Campbell

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101097728

Category: Religion

Page: 416

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This revised edition continues to walk both experienced Bible readers and those seeking it out for the first time through a chronological, story-by-story and person-by-person experience. Complete with maps of journeys and explanations of the acts and epistles, this book includes: The journeys of Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Joseph, and Moses, and the law from Joshua, Judges, Ruth, Samuel and Kings, including David and Goliath, Gideon and Samson, and King Solomon. The captives, the women, the poets, the prophets and more through the Old Testament. The story of Jesus as told in the four Gospels. The acts of the Apostles as they spread the word of the new church; the letters from Peter, Paul, James, John and Jude on a variety of topics, and John's apocalyptic Revelation; The Apocrypha including Maccabees 1 and 2 along with other books included for other practices. An all-new reference glossary featuring names and places with descriptions and cross-references to their discussion in the Bible.
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Pregnancy & Childbirth, 3rd Edition

Author: Michele Isaacs Gliksman,Theresa DiGeronimo

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101197315

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 352

View: 1605

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Knowledge from the very start. Bringing a child into the world is the most momentous time of one's life. Now parents can have the most up-to-date information on what to expect from the nine months of pregnancy and the entire process of childbirth. Written by an experienced OB-GYN and mother, with a reassuring tone, the latest edition of The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Pregnancy and Childbirth includes: ?A new focus on "green" pregnancies and childbirth ?The latest information on screenings, guidelines for vaccination, and more ? "Daddy Alert" sidebars provided throughout to include the father during pregnancy and childbirth
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Pregnancy & Childbirth, 3rd Edition

Author: Michele Isaacs Gliksman, M.D.,Theresa Foy DiGeronimo

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 110119815X

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 352

View: 1299

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Knowledge from the very start. Bringing a child into the world is the most momentous time of one's life. Now parents can have the most up-to-date information on what to expect from the nine months of pregnancy and the entire process of childbirth. Written by an experienced OB-GYN and mother, with a reassuring tone, the latest edition of The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Pregnancy and Childbirth includes: ?A new focus on "green" pregnancies and childbirth ?The latest information on screenings, guidelines for vaccination, and more ? "Daddy Alert" sidebars provided throughout to include the father during pregnancy and childbirth
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