Category Archives: Subbing Success!

2016 Year of Success!

Sub It Clubbers have been working hard this past year. Members have made great strides toward their goals of publication, from connecting with critique partners in our Critique Partner Matchup, to perfecting pitches and queries, to sending submissions, to illustrator … Continue reading

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Nilah Magruder Shows Us How to Find A Book Deal – Part 2

Sub It Club member Nilah Magruder’s debut picture book HOW TO FIND A FOX has just released! Nilah is sharing her process and journey to publication with us. She told us about The Story, The Dummy, and The Query in our … Continue reading

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Nilah Magruder Shows Us How to Find a Book Deal

This week we’re celebrating author-illustrator and Sub It Club member Nilah Magruder. Her debut picture book HOW TO FIND A FOX hits shelves today! *cue wild applause* Nilah is sharing her journey to publication right here on the blog. It’s … Continue reading

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From Submission to Published – An Illustrator’s Story from Wendy Martin

When a writer decides to pursue becoming traditionally published, they do their research and find out they need to query the agent or editor with a well-written letter. The form of this letter is usually an introductory paragraph, a short … Continue reading

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4 Debut Authors Share Their Paths to Publication

Today I’m excited to have not one, but 4 debut authors here to share with us about their journeys to publication. Brooks Benjamin, Laura Shovan, Shari Schwarz, and Melanie Conklin show us there is no one way to connect with … Continue reading

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The Postcard Post Old Home Week: Gina Perry

The Postcard Post Old Home Week is so happy to welcome back illustrator Gina Perry. Gina has had lots of good news since her interview on The Postcard Post. Let’s get the whole story from Gina… It’s so nice to … Continue reading

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The McVentures of Mark Waxman

Today we are going to celebrate one of our own. Now, you may not hear much from Sub it Club member Mark Waxman in the group, but he is definitely around. Mark is special to me because way back when, … Continue reading

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