Children's Writer's & Illustrator's Market 2019 (Paperback)

The Most Trusted Guide to Getting Published

By Robert Lee Brewer (Editor)

Writer's Digest Books, 9781440354403, 410pp.

Publication Date: October 16, 2018

List Price: 29.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.



If you're a writer or an illustrator for young readers and your goal is to get published, Children's Writer's & Illustrator's Market 2019 is the resource you need. The 31st edition of CWIM is the definitive and trusted guide for anyone who seeks to write or illustrate for kids and young adults.

In this book, you'll find more than 500 listings for children's book markets, including publishers, literary agents, magazines, contests, and more. These listings include a point of contact, how to properly submit your work, and what categories each market accepts. This edition also features:
  • Interviews with accomplished authors, such as Melissa de la Cruz, Leigh Bardugo, E. Lockhart, and more.
  • More than a dozen debut authors of picture books, middle-grade fiction, and young adult fiction explain their personal paths to success and publication.
  • Advice on how to navigate social media, blogging, and more to enhance your chances at writing success.
  • A one-year subscription to the children's publishing content on (NOTE: the subscription comes with the print version ONLY).
+Includes exclusive access to the webinar "Creating Characters You Can't Forget" from bestselling author Debbie Dadey.