Please send a cover letter listing previous publication credits and a brief bio, plus an SASE for response only. Materials will be shredded and recycled unless otherwise requested.
Poetry: Send entire manuscript, one poem per page (more space if needed). Include Acknowledgments page if you have worked with an editor.
Children: Send entire manuscript, double spaced. Include Acknowledgments page if you have worked with an editor. Include illustrator's name and brief bio if applicable.
Fiction: Send two-page synopsis and first twenty-five pages. Use proper form with title page that includes name, address, telephone, e-mail address; have header listing author's last name/book title/chapter/page number.
Nonfiction: Same as for fiction but include detailed proposal for remainder of book. Include some reference to sources if applicable.