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Pelican Publishing Company, Inc.

As a general trade publisher, Pelican produces travel guides, art and architecture books, Christmas stories, local and international cookbooks, motivational and inspirational works, and children's books, as well as a growing number of social commentary, history, and fiction titles.

Specifically interested in books with these subjects or themes: childrens books -

Main Address: 1000 Burmaster Street
Gretna LA 70053-2246 United States
Phone: 504-368-1175
Fax: 504-368-1195
Updated 1/20/2012

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Manuscript SubmissionsPolicy:
send a query letter and sase. no queries or submissions by email. no unsolicited manuscript. most young children's books are 32 il... More
Contact Information:Ms. Nina Kooij
Updated 11/10/2005
Illustrator SubmissionsPolicy: http://www.pelicanpub.com/illus-gd.htm Looking for an illustrator to continue their Night Before Christmas series
Contact Information:
Production Manager
Pelican Publishing Company, Inc.
1000 Burmaster Street
Gretna LA 70053-2246
Updated 1/13/2007
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1. Cajun Night Before Christmas (The Night Before Christmas Series) (Hardco...
    Author: Trosclair
    Illustrator: James Rice
Ages 4-8 09/30/1992
219 Reviews  
2. My Brother Dan's Delicious (Hardcover)
    Author: LAYNE/GALEY, Steven L. Layne
    Illustrator: Chuck Galey
Ages 4-8 01/17/2003
17 Reviews  
3. Firefighter's Night Before Christmas (The Night Before Christmas Series)...
    Author: Kimbra Cutlip
    Illustrator: James Rice
Ages 4-8 09/30/2002
9 Reviews  
4. Hillbilly Night Afore Christmas (The Night Before Christmas Series) (Har...
    Author: Thomas N. Turner
    Illustrator: James Rice
Ages 4-8 07/30/1983
9 Reviews  
5. Texas Night Before Christmas (Night Before Christmas Series) (Hardcover)
    Author: James Rice
Ages 9-12 08/31/1981
18 Reviews  
6. Teachers' Night Before Christmas (The Night Before Christmas Series) (Ha...
    Author: Clement Clarke Moore, Steven L. Layne
    Illustrator: James Rice
Ages 4-8 09/25/2001
35 Reviews  
7. Cajun Night Before Christmas (Miniature Edition) (The Night Before Chris...
    Author: Trosclair
    Illustrator: James Rice
Young Adult 10/02/2000
171 Reviews  
8. Kvetch Who Stole Hanukkah, The (Hardcover)
    Author: Bill Berlin
    Illustrator: Peter J. Welling
Ages 4-8 09/02/2010
16 Reviews  
9. Racecar Driver's Night Before Christmas (Night Before Christmas Series) ...
    Author: Una Belle Townsend
    Illustrator: Rick Anderson
Ages 4-8 08/20/2008
2 Reviews  
10. Irish Night Before Christmas, An (The Night Before Christmas Series) (Ha...
    Author: Sarah Kirwan Blazek, Sarah Blazek
    Illustrator: James Rice
Ages 4-8 04/30/1995
24 Reviews  
11. Cowboy Night Before Christmas (The Night Before Christmas Series) (Hardc...
    Author: James Rice
    Illustrator: James Rice
Ages 4-8 11/30/1990
4 Reviews  
12. Gaston the Green-Nosed Alligator (Gaston Series) (Hardcover)
    Author: James Rice
    Illustrator: James Rice
Ages 4-8 11/30/1999
14 Reviews  
13. It's Great to Be a NOLA Kid: An A-Z Coloring Book (Paperback)
    Author: Melissa Wallace
(Unknown)  03/15/2015
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14. Night Before Christmas-In Texas, That Is, The (The Night Before Christma...
    Author: Leon A Harris
    Illustrator: Meg Wohlberg
Ages 4-8 01/31/1977
12 Reviews  
15. Twenty-One Heroes (Hardcover)
    Author: Sam Forman
(Unknown)  10/19/2015
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16. Story of "'Twas the Night Before Christmas," The (Hardcover)
    Author: Gerard Del Re, Patricia Del Re
(Unknown)  08/31/2001
3 Reviews  
17. Why Cowboys Sleep With Their Boots On (Why Cowboys Series) (Hardcover)
    Author: Laurie Lazzaro Knowlton
    Illustrator: James Rice
Ages 4-8 12/31/1994
15 Reviews  
18. Pennsylvania Dutch Night Before Christmas (The Night Before Christmas Se...
    Author: Chet Williamson, James Rice
    Illustrator: James Rice
Ages 4-8 09/2000
22 Reviews  
19. What's Up with This Chicken? (Hardcover)
    Author: Jane Sutton
    Illustrator: Peter J. Welling
(Unknown)  09/01/2015
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20. You May Just Be a Dinosaur (Hardcover)
    Author: Heather Macht
    Illustrator: Jason Gillard
(Unknown)  09/15/2015
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21. Jessie Willcox Smith Mother Goose, The: Enhanced Edition, with Five Full...
    Author: Edward Nudelman, Jessie Willcox Smith, Mother Goose
    Illustrator: Jessie Willcox Smith
Ages 4-8 03/31/1991
7 Reviews  
22. Cowboy Night Before Christmas Coloring Book (The Night Before Christmas ...
    Author: James Rice
    Illustrator: James Rice
Ages 4-8 08/31/1994
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23. "Happy Birthday": The Story of the World's Most Popular Song (Hardcover)
    Illustrator: Gary Undercuffler
Ages 4-8 02/11/2010
5 Reviews  
24. Boy with a Wish, The: The Nicholas Stories #1 (Hardcover)
    Author: Harry B. Knights
Ages 4-8 09/30/2002
3 Reviews  
25. CAJUN NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS (The Night Before Christmas Series) (Kindle...
    Author: Trosclair
    Illustrator: James Rice
(Unknown)  12/01/2015
1 Reviews
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