Scholastic believes that all children should have regular access to quality, affordable books that they have chosen for themselves. Scholastic operates on a unique model, proudly partnering with both australian schools and major retailers. As part of this search, we welcome submissions from fiction, nonfiction and childrens book writers who are residents of australia or new zealand. And finally, what are publishers looking for in a submission.
Please click here if you are not redirected in 5 seconds. Senior manager with overall responsibility for the whole school centre students, staff teaching and administrative, teaching and learning and all associated areas. Scholastic rewards scholastic aims to give every child access to quality books and learning materials, and create literacyrich homes, schools and communities throughout australia. Teaches a range of curriculum subjects to students, including early years coordinators, key stage coordinators. See all of the details and pricing on pages 5 to 7 of the catalogue.
The book club experience for parents for decades, scholastic has been proudly bringing adventure and the unrivalled enjoyment of reading to multiple generations of australian families via book club. Submissions can be made by agents or authors directly. If you are an active member of scbwi, certain scholastic im. By registering, adding the childchildren, school and class, orders can be very easily input by typing the three. Today, nearly 5 million students across the country order from scholastic book clubs. Scholastic operates on a unique model, proudly partnering with. Submission dr2 scholastic australia pty limited intellectual. Rather, youll have to find an agent to represent you, which can be difficult if you have not been published before. Scholastic australia is part of scholastic inc, the worlds largest publisher and. Scholastic book clubs is the best possible partner to help you get excellent books into the hands of every child, to help them become successful lifelong readers and discover the joy and power of good books. All purchases earn scholastic rewards for your nominated school. From 1028 february 2014 koala books will be accepting new picture book manuscripts and will also consider illustrators portfolios for work on future books. Please give a brief summary of your idea ideally no more than one side of a4 and a few sample activities or sections from the book. To submit material for consideration, please send the material to.
Scholastic operates on a unique model, proudly partnering with australian schools and educators for over 50 years. Acceptance of proposals is based on originality of ideas, usefulness to educators working in mainstream settings, market need and fit with the directions and goals of scholastic professional books. A secure, cashfree way to shop the fair with yearround shopping online. Find out more about these wonderful creators and the books they have made by.
This means you need to obtain a literary agent in order to get considered by scholastic. Each issue contains curated, ageappropriate titles that have been carefully selected and levelled by a dedicated team of professional booklovers. The popular series of books by dav pilkey debuted in 1997 and has over 70. Guidelines for submitting manuscripts to scholastic. Scholastic australia publishes books for children under four publishing imprintsscholastic press, scholastic australia, omnibus books and. Teachers may post videos of themselves reading a scholastic australia title. If you are a professional teacher who has written a teaching strategy, activity resource, grade 4 to 8, or a scholastic reference book, then you can submit your ideas to scholastic to be published. Scholastic australia made up of koala books, margaret hamilton books. We believe that by partnering with community and charitable organisations that serve the needs of sick and disadvantaged children, scholastic can help give every child access to quality books and learning materials, and create literacyrich homes, schools and communities across australia and new zealand. As well as bridging the important classtohome reading gap, book club also benefits australian schoolsfor every book club order placed, scholastic gives back. From 1028 february 2014 koala books will be accepting new picture book manuscripts and will also consider illustrators. Scholastic works with an impressive selection of authors and illustrators. Follow these rules and you might just get published someday. Scholastic australia is australias largest childrens book publisher with a turnover of.
Scholastic australia collects personal information directly from our customers via. Hachette australia is one of australia s largest publishers and we are always looking for the opportunity to publish great stories. Scholastic publishes recreational reading for children and young people, ages 014. We publish over 600 books annually in both fiction and nonfiction. The best books and stories brought to life with unforgettable characters.
Tell friends or work colleagues that youre keen to start a book club and invite a group of people to the first meeting. Manuscript and art submission guidelines general notes. Visit scholastic book clubs, and click the parents get started button. Scholastic and most other childrens book publishers do not accept unsolicited manuscripts. Oct 19, 2011 scholastic also does not accept unsolicited submissions, as noted on their contact page. Book club orders also support your childs school, as 20% of your order spend goes back to your school in valuable scholastic rewards.
As well as bridging the important classtohome reading gap, book club also benefits australian schoolsfor every book club order placed, scholastic gives back 20% of the order spend to schools to purchase valuable educational resources via its scholastic rewards program. Book club registrations and orders received by mail, fax, phone or online. Book fair orders received by mail, fax, phone or online. The easiest way to get published is to find the right magazine, journal, or publisher for your type of writing. Manage duffy books in homes scholastic new zealand. Please send a cover letter with your contact information including email if possible and 1 nonreturnable copy of your book to. As well as bridging the important classtohome reading gap, book club also benefits australian schoolsfor every book club order placed, scholastic gives back 20% of the order spend to schools to purchase valuable educational. Outside sales representative alameda county and contra costa county. For decades, scholastic has been proudly bringing adventure and the unrivalled enjoyment of reading to multiple generations of australian families via book club. Illustrator submissions we are always interested in hearing from new illustrators who are based in new zealand.
As well as bridging the important classtohome reading gap, book club also benefits australian schoolsfor every book club order placed, scholastic gives. Submitting manuscripts and teaching ideas scholastic. Submissions scholastic australia publishes books for children under four publishing imprintsscholastic press, scholastic australia, omnibus books and koala books. It is possible that children can know the world though them. The publisher also founded the scholastic book club which is available to learners in over 94% of primary schools in the country.
As part of this search, we welcome submissions from fiction, nonfiction and childrens book writers who are residents of australia or new zealand we are not looking for science fictionfantasy, horror, illustrated books, cookbooks, poetry, screenplays or. Their imprints include scholastic press, omnibus books, scholastic australia licensed books, and koala books. Book club provides families with an affordable and convenient way to bring the best in childrens literature into their homes. After one session, youll get a fair idea of who might be committed to an ongoing book club, and how the personalities and interests of your members gel. Accepting submissions in all genres austin macauley publishers. Scholastic australia publishes books for children under four publishing imprintsscholastic press, scholastic australia, omnibus books and koala books. Scholastic book clubs is the best possible partner to help you get excellent childrens books into the hands of every child, to help them become successful lifelong readers and discover the joy and power of good books. The first completely connected storage solution tailored to different book sizes. Scholastic does not accept unsolicited submissions from authors. Scholastic professional books is committed to helping teachers by providing a full range of highquality books. Scholastic book clubs scholastic shop scholastic shop. The latest issue of book club will be a special virtual version in term 2.
Please send a query letter pitching us your manuscript, 12 page synopsis of your manuscript, 35 sample pages of your manuscript, a brief author bio that includes any previously published work, selfaddressed stamped envelope. Scholastic book clubs childrens books for parents and. Scholastic books and educational materials are used by schools and homes which come from all over the world. How to get a book published by scholastic pen and the pad. Our publishing focus is on books by canadians or of canadian interest that engage children by reflecting their own contemporary experiences, affirm positive portrayals of people with differing experiences, and celebrate canadas diverse communities. Earn cash for the school or get double the profit with scholastic dollars.
Koala books, an imprint of scholastic australia, has announced a rare and exciting opportunity for picture book authors and illustrators the picture book festival of potential. Each issue of book club contains specially curated, ageappropriate titles that have been carefully selected and levelled by a team of professional booklovers. Either your school or scholastic will be in contact at the start of your school term. Scholastic also accepts teaching ideas, or pitches, to its professional books program. At this stage we are not accepting submissions of any unsolicited manuscripts or artwork portfolios. We receive a large number of submissions and because of that please note the following terms and conditions apply when making a submission. Your childs teacher will be notified after you submit your order. Your work should be printed on a4 paper, so that it can be read clearly and without difficulty. Major publisher accepting picture book submissions. We are happy to announce that in june 2017, the longawaited captain underpants movie will be released. To help achieve this goal, scholastic rewards were created as a form of currency as a way to give back to schools. Students could rip out the form on the last page of a classroom magazine and submit their order through their teacher. Each issue of book club contains specially curated, ageappropriate titles that have been carefully selected and levelled by a team of professional.
Kensington has sweeping and diverse imprints, including kensington, zebra books, pinnacle books. Rights licensing and permissions scholastic australia. Scholastic canada manuscript and art submission guidelines. If you dont receive the virtual catalogue by the end of the 2nd week, please contact us on 1800 021 233. Due to the volume of submissions, editors may only respond to projects they wish to further consider. You can find scholastic products in book club, book fairs, the classroom, and retail chains and independent booksellers. Scholastic accepts unsolicited manuscripts from professionals.
An editor will respond if he or she is interested in seeing your material based on your query. Scholastic, the worlds largest publisher and distributor of childrens books, offers content and products for children over 150 countries. Established in 1974, kensington, americas independent publisher, located in new york city, is the foremost independent publishing house in the united states publishing in hardcover, trade paperback, and mass market. In the 1940s, scholastic entered the book club business. If you are calling from outside the uk, please leave us a voicemail stipulating a convenient time to return your call. Scholastic has been the market leader of australian childrens publishing for over 50 years, bringing the joy of reading to multiple generations of australian families. Scholastic australia publishes books for children under four publishing imprints scholastic press, scholastic australia, omnibus books and koala books. We are eager to be the vehicle teachers seek out to communicate. If you would like assistance with the writing process, each state and territory have. Requested manuscripts should be word documents unless otherwise specified, typed in 12point font, doublespaced, and paginated. Want to know how professional writers send their stuff out for publication. Scholastic publishes nearly 100 book titles each year. As a starting point, consult the current version of the childrens writers and illustrators market. Produced by dreamworks, it will feature the talents of kevin hart, thomas middleditch, and ed helms.
Turner publishing is accepting submissions of manuscripts andor proposals. Generally, scholastic is closed to unsolicited manuscripts. Scholastics greatest contribution to educators and schools is to provide access to high quality resources, programs and rewards that. Scholastic welcomes manuscripts for submission to its educational publishing division. Scholastic book clubs childrens books for parents and teachers. Also, scholastic now requires parents to submit childrens names with birth dates to. To work with our schools in alameda and contra costa counties berkeley, oakland, fremont, danvile, san ramon. Most are written by educators working in many settings and especially by teachers.
With support from teachers, parents, and schools, children choose from scholastic the books they want to read, and discover the pleasure and power of reading. I was fascinated by who published the book, who printed it, the whole process. Shop at the scholastic store for the best books for children, educational resources for kids, crafts for kids, teachings resources and more. Book club provides your family with a fun and convenient way of bringing the best in childrens literature into your home, while also helping to bridge the important classtohome reading gap. Hachette australia is one of australias largest publishers and we are always looking for the opportunity to publish great stories.1216 863 1533 1472 829 128 761 846 590 760 673 396 1560 20 196 1082 592 515 79 1004 970 1397 1603 1028 473 590 484 913 553 1521 142 842 246 943 738 592 546 323 727 583 510 569 461