Description : "...especially useful for expanding collections to support new curriculum areas."--LIBRARY & INFORMATION SCIENCE ANNUAL. Information by subject for every available fiction & nonfiction children's book in print is found in this one convenient source. Turn to the 1994 edition of SUBJECT GUIDE TO CHILDREN'S BOOKS IN PRINT when you need to: *build, update, & expand children's & young adult collections *track down the latest children's books on any subject *assist young readers with subject-specific research. Full bibliographic & ordering information for each entry is included.
Description : Subject Guide to Children's Books In Print allows the user to track down children's and young adult titles on every subject imaginable and locate current topics that are capturing the interest of the nation's young readers.
Description : "...as basic to libraries as shelves."--AMERICAN REFERENCE BOOKS ANNUAL. "There is no excuse for any library lacking this one."--RQ. Indexing the over 1 million nonfiction titles from BOOKS IN PRINT under more than 77,000 Library of Congress subject headings, this indispensable tool helps you & your patrons find the latest books on everything from gentrification to immunodiagnosis. And the 1995-96 edition brings you: * a stand-alone Subject Thesaurus - listing & cross-referencing all headings from the SUBJECT GUIDE. * the same authoritative bibliographic, ordering & publisher information found in BOOKS IN PRINT. * informative Publisher Provided Annotations. When you need the most trusted research & collection development aid in the book industry, turn to SUBJECT GUIDE TO BOOKS IN PRINT.
Description : '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.