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Dr. Seuss's first children's book was originally titled A Story That No One Can Beat. The book was rejected by 27 publishers.
The book became a bestseller under the title: And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street, a much more interesting and intriguing title.
Learn how to submit to book publishers before sending them anything. Do not send an entire manuscript. Send a query letter or book proposal.
To learn more, read one of these books: Michael Larson's How to Write a Book Proposal, Jeff Herman's Write the Perfect Book Proposal, W. Terry Whalin's Book Proposals That Sell: 21 Secrets to Speed Your Success, or Stephen Mettee's The Fast-Track Course on How to Write a Non-Fiction Book Proposal.
Please let us know if any of the following editor names, address, phone numbers, emails, etc. change. That's one way we can keep this up-to-date for everyone. Email: JohnKremer@BookMarket.com.
Ediciones B, Alicia Soria, Editor. Spanish rights.
Egmont Books. Children's novels.
Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 255 Jefferson Avenue SE, Grand Rapids MI 49503-4554; 616-459-4591; 800-253-7521; Fax: 616-459-6540. Web: http://www.eerdmans.com/youngreaders. Children's books with a religious theme.
Evan-Moor Educational Publishers, Linda Hanger, President, 18 Lower Ragsdale Drive, Monterey CA 93940; 831-649-5901; Fax: 831-649-6256. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: http://www.evan-moor.com. Educational materials created by teachers since 1979.
Faber and Faber, Julia Wells, Editor, London, England. Web: http://www.faber.co.uk. Young adult novels.
Faith Kids Books, Heather Gemmen, Associate Acquisitions Editor, Cook Communications Ministries, 4050 Lee Vance View, Colorado Springs CO 80918; 719-536-3271; Fax: 719-536-3265. Kids books with Christian themes.
Familius, Christopher and Michele Robbins, Publishers, 2049 River Run Drive, P O Box 204, Huntsville UT 84317; 801-552-7298. Web: http://www.familius.com. Publishes health, fitness, cookbooks, children's books, parenting, teen help, and books for the family.
Farrar Straus & Giroux, Margaret Ferguson, Editorial Director, Books for Young Readers, 18 West 18th Street, New York NY 10011; 212-741-6900. Web: http://www.fsgbooks.com. Young adult novels.
Farrar Straus & Giroux Children's Books, Wes Adams, Editor, 18 West 18th Street, New York NY 10011; 212-741-6900. Web: http://www.fsgbooks.com.
Flashlight Press, Shari Dash Greenspan, Editor, 3709 13th Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11218; 718-288-8300; Fax: 718-972-6307. Email: email@example.com. Web: http://www.flashlightpress.com. Specializes in picture books that explore and illuminate. Submission guidelines on website.
Free Spirit Publishing, Judy Galbraith, President, 400 First Avenue N #616, Minneapolis MN 55401; 612-338-2068; 800-735-7323; Fax: 612-337-5050. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: http://www.freespirit.com. Specialties: resources for educators, parents, and children.
Front Street Books, Stephen Roxburgh, Asheville NC.
Fulcrum Publishing, Sam Scinta, Editor, 16100 Table Mountain Parkway #300, Golden CO 80403-1672; 303-277-1623; 800-992-2908; Fax: 303-279-7111. Email: email@example.com. Web: http://www.fulcrum-books.com. Specialties: gardening, travel, nature, history, Native American studies, children's.
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