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Eerdmans Books for Young Readers

Submission Guidelines for Writers and Illustrators Eerdmans Books for Young Readers publishes picture books, middle reader and young adult fiction and nonfiction. We seek manuscripts that that are honest, wise, and hopeful; but we also publish stories that simply delight us with their storyline, characters, or good humor. Stories that celebrate diversity, stories of historical significance, and stories that relate to current issues are of special interest to us at this time. We currently publish 12 to 18 books a year.

Specifically interested in books with these subjects or themes: religion, religious, Christian, picture books, biographies, middle reader, young adult fiction and non-fiction

Main Address: 2140 Oak Industrial Dr. NE
Grand Rapids MI 49505 United States
Phone: 616-459-4591 Toll Free: 800-253-7521
Fax: 616-459-6540
Updated 3/12/2010

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Manuscript SubmissionsPolicy:
We will consider only submissions sent exclusively to Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, clearly marked “exclusive” on the outside of... More
Contact Information:Ms. Judy Zylstra
Acquisitions Editor
Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
2140 Oak Industrial Dr. NE
Grand Rapids MI 49505
Updated 9/21/2007
Contact Information:Mr. Jon Pott
Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.
Updated 1/24/2006
Illustrator SubmissionsPolicy:
Illustrators may submit samples of their artwork. Please do not send original art; submit photocopies or printed media and include a lis... More
Contact Information:Ms. Gayle Brown
Art Director
Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
2140 Oak Industrial Dr. NE
Grand Rapids MI 49505
Updated 9/21/2007
Fiction SubmissionsPolicy: same as manuscript
Non-Fiction SubmissionsPolicy: same as manuscript
Photographer SubmissionsPolicy: same as illustrator
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1. The Child's Story Bible (Hardcover)
    Author: Catherine F Vos
Young Adult 09/1983
145 Reviews  
2. The Jesse Tree (Paperback)
    Author: Geraldine McCaughrean
    Illustrator: Bee Willey
Ages 9-12 08/01/2011
36 Reviews  
3. The Legend of Saint Nicholas (Hardcover)
    Author: Anselm Grun
    Illustrator: Giuliano Ferri
(Unknown)  08/08/2014
7 Reviews  
4. Psalms for Young Children (Hardcover)
    Author: Marie-Helene Delval, Marie-helen Delval
    Illustrator: Arno
Ages 4-8 01/02/2008
31 Reviews  
5. The Fantastic Jungles of Henri Rousseau (Hardcover)
    Author: Michelle Markel
    Illustrator: Amanda Hall
Ages 4-8 06/11/2012
87 Reviews  
6. Brother Hugo and the Bear (Hardcover)
    Author: Katy Beebe
    Illustrator: S. D. Schindler
(Unknown)  04/04/2014
1 Reviews
7. Dangerous Journey: The Story of Pilgrim's Progress (Hardcover)
    Author: Oliver Hunkin
    Illustrator: Linda Parry
Ages 9-12 07/10/1985
143 Reviews  
8. A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams (Hardcover)
    Author: Jennifer Bryant
    Illustrator: Melissa Sweet
Ages 9-12 07/09/2008
233 Reviews  
9. A Girl Called Problem (Paperback)
    Author: Katie Quirk
Ages 9-12 04/19/2013
13 Reviews  
10. Soldier Bear (Hardcover)
    Author: Bibi Dumon Tak
Ages 9-12 08/22/2011
52 Reviews  
11. Exodus (Hardcover)
    Author: Brian Wildsmith
Ages 4-8 10/06/1998
7 Reviews  
12. Christopher Sat Straight Up in Bed (Hardcover)
    Author: Kathy Long
    Illustrator: Patricia Cantor
Ages 4-8 02/07/2013
9 Reviews  
13. Masada: The Last Fortress (Paperback)
    Author: Gloria D. Miklowitz
Young Adult 08/13/1999
11 Reviews  
14. The Amazing Age of John Roy Lynch (Hardcover)
    Author: Chris Barton
    Illustrator: Don Tate
(Unknown)  04/01/2015
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15. Legend of Saint Christopher (Paperback)
    Author: Margaret Hodges
    Illustrator: Richard Jesse Watson
Ages 9-12 09/23/2009
5 Reviews  
16. The Lord's Prayer (Paperback)
    Author: Tim Ladwig
    Illustrator: Tim Ladwig
Ages 4-8 07/2002
19 Reviews  
17. Gilgamesh the Hero (School & Library Binding)
    Author: Geraldine McCaughrean
    Illustrator: David Parkins
Ages 9-12 08/2003
49 Reviews  
18. Good King Wenceslas (Hardcover)
    Author: J. M Neale
    Illustrator: Tim Ladwig
Ages 4-8 07/26/2005
29 Reviews  
19. My Name Is Sangoel (Hardcover)
    Author: Karen Lynn Williams
    Illustrator: Catherine Stock
Ages 4-8 06/01/2009
46 Reviews  
20. Our Father (Board book)
    Author: Sabrina Bus
    Illustrator: Xavier Deneux
Baby−PreK 05/22/2006
21 Reviews  
21. Klimt and His Cat (Hardcover)
    Author: Berenice Capatti, Shannon A. White
    Illustrator: Octavia Monaco
Ages 4-8 09/22/2004
22 Reviews  
22. Dorothy Day: Friend to the Forgotten (Kindle Edition)
    Author: Deborah Kent
(Unknown)  09/30/2003
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23. Hail Mary (Board book)
    Author: Sabrina Bus, Xavier Deneux
    Illustrator: Xavier Deneux
Baby−PreK 05/22/2006
21 Reviews  
24. Bully.com (Paperback)
    Author: Joe Lawlor
Ages 9-12 04/01/2013
34 Reviews  
25. Leading Little Ones to God: A Child's Book of Bible Teachings (Hardcover)
    Author: Marian M. Schoolland
Ages 4-8 09/1981
97 Reviews  
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