PETER PAUPER PRESS202 Mamaroneck Ave., Suite 400 White Plains, New York 10601-5376 914-681-0144; Fax 914-681-0389 www.peterpauper.comEXECUTIVE EDITOR: Mara ConlonDESCRIPTION: Publishes approximately one hundred books and ancillary products annually, including gift books, humor books, compact references, travel guides, journals, and stationery. The house has also establisheda presence in the children’s market with its various lines of activity books. Its trade picture book line publishes two to four hardcover picture books annually.QUERY LETTERS: Accepting via US Post mailed to the attention of “Editorial Submissions.” Will respond within three months only if they feel2019 SCBWI MARKET SURVEY PUBLISHERS OF BOOKS FOR YOUNG READERS | 79
the project is a match for the list.MULTIPLE SUBMISSIONS: Accepting.UNSOLICITED MANUSCRIPTS: Accepting.PAYMENT: Advance against royalty.ARTWORK INTEREST: Accepting. Submit via hardcopy to the attention of “Art Submissions.” Nonreturnable pieces only.ARTWORK PAYMENT: Advance against royalty or flat fee.
Schwartz & Wade Books(An Imprint of Random House Children’s Books) VP & PUBLISHER: Lee WadeVP & PUBLISHER: Anne SchwartzSENIOR EDITOR: Ann KelleyEDITORIAL ASSISTANT: Anne-Marie VargaART DIRECTOR: Rachael ColeDESCRIPTION: Publishes about 15 to 20 books a year, mostly picture books, as well as middle grade and young adult fiction, non-traditional nonfiction, and graphic novels.QUERY LETTERS: Not accepting.MULTIPLE SUBMISSIONS: Not accepting. UNSOLICITED MANUSCRIPTS: Accepting unsolicited picture book manuscripts and proposals for longer books. All submissions may be sent to: Schwartz & Wade Books, Submissions Editor, 1745 Broadway, 10-4,New York, New York 10019. See https://www. penguinrandomhouse.com/faqs/#manuscripts- how-do-i-submit-my-manuscript-or-abstract- to-penguin-random-house-for-publication-2 for submission preferences.
PAYMENT: Advance against royalty.ARTWORK INTEREST: Contact VP & Publisher Lee Wade or Art Director Rachael Cole.ARTWORK PAYMENT: Advance against royalty and flat fee, depending on project.
NORTHSOUTH BOOKS(An Imprint of Oetinger Publishing Group)600 Third Avenue, 2nd FloorNew York, NY 10016917-210-5868www.northsouth.comPUBLISHER: Herwig BitscheASSOCIATE PUBLISHER: Andrew RushtonMANAGING DIRECTOR: Heather LennonEDITOR, PICTURE BOOKS: Beth TerrillDESCRIPTION: The list includes picture books (primarily fiction), early chapter books, and some board books. Publishes over 30 titles annually. Distributed by Simon & Schuster. QUERY LETTERS: Not accepting. Prefer full manuscript submission.MULTIPLE SUBMISSIONS: Yes.UNSOLICITED MANUSCRIPTS: Accepting full manuscripts for picture books via electronic submission. Please refer to the “How to Submit” instructions located at https://northsouth.com/ contact/PAYMENT: Advance with royalty or flat fee. ARTWORK INTEREST: Yes, through editors. Send postcard samples and email submissions. ARTWORK PAYMENT: Advance against royalty or flat fee
STAR BRIGHT BOOKS13 Lands downe StreetCambridge, MA 02139617-354-1300; Fax 617-354-1399 www.starbrightbooks.comPUBLISHER: Deborah ShineEDITOR: Jiyoung AhnEDITOR: R. Skyler LambertART DIRECTOR: Catherine HnatovDESCRIPTION: Board books and picture books for babies and toddlers, picture books (fiction and nonfiction) for preschool through middle grade readers. Chapter books for early and intermediate readers. Areas of interest includebiographies, picture books, chapter books, and stories with math themes.QUERY LETTERS: Accepting. Mail query letters via US Post. Mark “ATTN: Submissions.” UNSOLICITED MANUSCRIPTS: Accepting.PAYMENT: Advance against royalty or flat fee, depending on project.ARTWORK INTEREST: Yes. No original artwork or other original material accepted; not responsible if submitted.ARTWORK PAYMENT: Advance against royalty or flat fee, depending on project.
NNOVATION PRESSwww.theinnovationpress.comPUBLISHER: Asia CitroDESCRIPTION: Small press publishing fiction and nonfiction, board books, picture books, chapter books, middle grade books, and graphic novels. QUERY LETTERS: Accepting.MULTIPLE SUBMISSIONS: Accepting.UNSOLICITED MANUSCRIPTS: Accepting. Submit to email@example.com per guidelines at http://www.theinnovationpress. com/submissions/. Will reply only if interested; response time approximately four weeks. PAYMENT: Advance with royalty or flat fee. ARTWORK INTEREST: Accepting via submissions@ theinnovationpress.com.ARTWORK PAYMENT: Advance against royalty or flat fee
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