Educational Publisher Looking for Submissions

Huge opportunity for writers and Illustrators – published, unpublished, self-published.Susan Tierney, longtime Editor in Chief of Children’s Writer and the Institute of Children’s Literature’s Writer’s Guide and the market directories, has now become Acquisitions Editor at Schoolwide, Inc. This educational publisher of reading, writing, and grammar curriculum products, and professional development resources, is looking for submissions of books, stories, and articles that support reading and writing for children from kindergarten to grade eight for a digital classroom library.Of interest are fiction and nonfiction picture books, concept books, early readers, chapter books, middle-grade and early YA books, articles, essays, short stories, poetry, poetry collections, and plays.Fiction may be contemporary, realistic, historical, multicultural, science fiction, fantasy, mystery, adventure, fairy or folk tales, verse novels, or rhyming books.Nonfiction sought includes informational/expository, biography/profile, narrative procedure (how-to), creative nonfiction, personal narratives or memoir, essays, opinion pieces, primary sources/reference books.Subject categories include: Science, history, social studies, language and literature—and any subject that is age-appropriate and would encourage independent reading.Not interested in preK or older YA.Email only to submissions@schoolwide.com, with:1. AUTHOR CONTACT INFORMATION2. WEBSITE ADDRESS (if any)3. TITLE OF WORK 4. WORD OR PAGE COUNT 5. TARGETED AGE/GRADE LEVEL6. A BRIEF SYNOPSIS OR OUTLINE IN THE BODY OF THE MESSAGE. 7. ATTACH (Microsoft Word only) THE COMPLETED WORK AND A RESUME OR LIST OF WRITING CREDITS. 8. INDICATE IF SUBMISSION IS UNPUBLISHED, SELF-PUBLISHED, OR PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED and if so, by WHOM. 9. PLACE “MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSION, SCBWI” IN THE SUBJECT LINE.Schoolwide will accept:(1) previously published materials for which the author holds rights. For these book, story, or article submissions, please also indicate the publisher, date of publication, and if applicable, whether an illustrator holds rights to the artwork (illustrators would receive the same royalty arrangements, if interested).(2) completed manuscripts of original, unpublished work.Royalty. Responds in six months, if interested.Schoolwide, Inc.4250 Veterans Memorial Highway, Suite 2000W,Holbrook, NY 11741www.schoolwide.comDon’t miss this opportunity!Talk tomorrow,Kathy

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About Prairie Garden Girl

I am a wife who is adored by my Sweet Perry. Together we are parents to five boys and grandparents to seven unique grands. Pa Perry and Oma Sue love instilling the love of learning in the hearts of Johannah, Joshua & Jaxon; Henry & Charlotte and Lily & Lane. I am a reader. I am an aspiring children's picture book writer. I am a creator who sews and paints with acrylics and watercolors and sketches with colored pencil. I am an educator to hundreds of students, throughout the years. I am a cyclist on a pink Marin Portofina, and a 5K jogger. Perry and I are organic gardeners and enjoy homesteading on the Illinois prairie. Life is a beautiful ride with my Sweet P. Together, Perry and I feel life is a journey filled with joy. We want to live our lives by leaving the world a better place.
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