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Publisher Information

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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Title, Creators, Comments / Reviews Ages Date Published
1. Cajun Night Before Christmas (The Night Before Christmas Series) (Hardco...
    Author: Trosclair
    Illustrator: James Rice
Ages 4-8 09/30/1992
153 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. The Thanksgiving Bowl (Hardcover)
    Author: Virginia L. Kroll
    Illustrator: Philomena O'Neill
Ages 4-8 08/14/2007
8 Reviews  
4. Firefighter's Night Before Christmas (The Night Before Christmas Series)...
    Author: Kimbra Cutlip
    Illustrator: James Rice
Ages 4-8 09/30/2002
9 Reviews  
5. Hillbilly Night Afore Christmas (The Night Before Christmas Series) (Har...
    Author: Thomas N. Turner
    Illustrator: James Rice
Ages 4-8 07/30/1983
6 Reviews  
6. Texas Night Before Christmas (Night Before Christmas Series) (Hardcover)
    Author: James Rice
Ages 9-12 08/31/1981
14 Reviews  
7. 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
23 Reviews  
8. Warlord's Puzzle, The (Warlord's Series) (Hardcover)
    Author: Virginia Walton Pilegard
    Illustrator: Nicolas Debon
Ages 4-8 02/29/2000
12 Reviews  
9. Cajun Night Before Christmas (Miniature Edition) (The Night Before Chris...
    Author: Trosclair
    Illustrator: James Rice
Young Adult 10/02/2000
38 Reviews  
10. Kvetch Who Stole Hanukkah, The (Hardcover)
    Author: Bill Berlin
    Illustrator: Peter J. Welling
Ages 4-8 09/02/2010
16 Reviews  
11. Principal's Night Before Christmas, The (The Night Before Christmas Seri...
    Author: James Rice, Steven L. Layne
    Illustrator: James Rice
Ages 4-8 09/30/2004
10 Reviews  
12. 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  
13. Warlord's Beads, The (Warlord's Series) (Hardcover)
    Author: Virginia Walton Pilegard
    Illustrator: Nicolas Debon
Ages 4-8 09/30/2001
4 Reviews  
14. 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
23 Reviews  
15. Cowboy Night Before Christmas (The Night Before Christmas Series) (Hardc...
    Author: James Rice
    Illustrator: James Rice
Ages 4-8 11/30/1990
4 Reviews  
16. Gaston the Green-Nosed Alligator (Gaston Series) (Hardcover)
    Author: James Rice
    Illustrator: James Rice
Ages 4-8 11/30/1999
7 Reviews  
17. 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  
18. Story of "'Twas the Night Before Christmas," The (Hardcover)
    Author: Gerard Del Re, Patricia Del Re
(Unknown)  08/31/2001
3 Reviews  
19. 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  
20. Children of the Dragon: Selected Tales from Vietnam (Hardcover)
    Author: Sherry Garland
    Illustrator: Trina Schart Hyman
Ages 9-12 09/14/2012
12 Reviews  
21. 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  
22. Gingerbread Man Superhero! (Hardcover)
    Author: Dotti Enderle
    Illustrator: Joe Kulka
Ages 4-8 09/08/2009
19 Reviews  
23. 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  
24. 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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25. I Spy in the Texas Sky (Hardcover)
    Author: Deborah Kadair
    Illustrator: Deborah Kadair
Ages 4-8 01/21/2009
3 Reviews  
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