G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers publishes books for children, including picture books and juvenile fiction.

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G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers Submission Guidelines

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Penguin Putnam Inc.
345 Hudson St.
New York NY 10014

Phone: (212) 414-3610

Fax: (212) 366-2664

Submitting Your Work to G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers

Before submitting to G.P. Putnam's Sons 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 G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers by reading a sample issue before submitting.

 

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From the G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers guidelines:

You will not hear from us regarding the status of your submission unless we are interested in publishing it, in which case you can expect a reply from us within approximately four months. We regret that we cannot respond personally to each submission, but rest assured that we do make every effort to consider each and every one we receive.

•Entire picture book manuscripts
•A maximum of 10 pages for longer works (novels, easy-to-reads) from the opening chapter(s) of the manuscript
•When submitting a portion of a longer work, please provide an accompanying cover letter that briefly describes your manuscript's plot, genre, the intended age group, and your publishing credits, if any.

Submission Guidelines Details for G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers

Market Type: Book

Email: susan.kochan@us.penguingroup.com

Accepts: Children's picture books - animal, contemporary, humor, multicultural; young readers - adventure, contemporary, history, humor, multicultural, special needs, suspense; middle readers - adventure, contemporary, history, humor, fantasy, multicultural, mystery, sports, suspense; young adult - contemporary, fantasy, history, special needs

Web Address: www.us.penguingroup.com

Click here for complete guidelines

 

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