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Eerdmans Books for Young Readers Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.
255 Jefferson Ave. SE
Grand Rapids MI 49503

Phone: (616)459-4591

Fax: (616)459-6540

Submitting Your Work to Eerdmans Books for Young Readers

Before submitting to Eerdmans Books for Young Readers

The Market List recommends you verify the market is active and accepting submissions before sending your manuscript via regular mail. You may verify a market status by either visiting their website, calling their listed phone number, or comfirming via regular mail that the market is still active before sending them your work.

To be sure your submission is appropriate for this market, we recommend you familiarize yourself with Eerdmans Books for Young Readers by reading at least one of their titles before submitting.

If you have recently submitted to Eerdmans Books for Young Readers or have experience with this market, please submit a comment below. Recent submission response times are always welcome and helpful to other writers.

From the Eerdmans Books for Young Readers guidelines:


Submission Guidelines Details for Eerdmans Books for Young Readers

Market Type:Book

Accepts: Juvenile, Young Adult

Web Address: