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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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Title, Creators, Comments / Reviews Ages Date Published
1. The Child's Story Bible (Hardcover)
    Author: Catherine F Vos
Young Adult 09/1983
185 Reviews  
2. The Jesse Tree (Paperback)
    Author: Geraldine McCaughrean
    Illustrator: Bee Willey
Ages 9-12 08/01/2011
42 Reviews  
3. The Legend of Saint Nicholas (Hardcover)
    Author: Anselm Grun
    Illustrator: Giuliano Ferri
(Unknown)  08/08/2014
10 Reviews  
4. Psalms for Young Children (Hardcover)
    Author: Marie-Helene Delval, Marie-helen Delval
    Illustrator: Arno
Ages 4-8 01/02/2008
43 Reviews  
5. Four Feet, Two Sandals (Hardcover)
    Author: Karen Lynn William, Karen Lynn Williams, Khadra Mohammad, K/H (PATHWAYS)
    Illustrator: Doug Chayka
Ages 4-8 08/01/2007
222 Reviews  
6. Brother Hugo and the Bear (Hardcover)
    Author: Katy Beebe
    Illustrator: S. D. Schindler
(Unknown)  04/04/2014
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7. Dangerous Journey: The Story of Pilgrim's Progress (Hardcover)
    Author: Oliver Hunkin
    Illustrator: Linda Parry
Ages 9-12 07/10/1985
296 Reviews  
8. A Girl Called Problem (Paperback)
    Author: Katie Quirk
Ages 9-12 04/19/2013
66 Reviews  
9. Soldier Bear (Hardcover)
    Author: Bibi Dumon Tak
Ages 9-12 08/22/2011
187 Reviews  
10. Exodus (Hardcover)
    Author: Brian Wildsmith
Ages 4-8 10/06/1998
23 Reviews  
11. A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams (Hardcover)
    Author: Jennifer Bryant
    Illustrator: Melissa Sweet
Ages 9-12 07/09/2008
385 Reviews  
12. Christopher Sat Straight Up in Bed (Hardcover)
    Author: Kathy Long
    Illustrator: Patricia Cantor
Ages 4-8 02/07/2013
11 Reviews  
13. Masada: The Last Fortress (Paperback)
    Author: Gloria D. Miklowitz
Young Adult 08/13/1999
30 Reviews  
14. The Lord's Prayer (Paperback)
    Author: Tim Ladwig
    Illustrator: Tim Ladwig
Ages 4-8 07/2002
19 Reviews  
15. Gilgamesh the Hero (School & Library Binding)
    Author: Geraldine McCaughrean
    Illustrator: David Parkins
Ages 9-12 08/2003
107 Reviews  
16. Good King Wenceslas (Hardcover)
    Author: J. M Neale
    Illustrator: Tim Ladwig
Ages 4-8 07/26/2005
65 Reviews  
17. Our Father (Board book)
    Author: Sabrina Bus
    Illustrator: Xavier Deneux
Baby−PreK 05/22/2006
23 Reviews  
18. Klimt and His Cat (Hardcover)
    Author: Berenice Capatti, Shannon A. White
    Illustrator: Octavia Monaco
Ages 4-8 09/22/2004
35 Reviews  
19. Dorothy Day: Friend to the Forgotten (Kindle Edition)
    Author: Deborah Kent
(Unknown)  09/30/2003
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20. Hail Mary (Board book)
    Author: Sabrina Bus, Xavier Deneux
    Illustrator: Xavier Deneux
Baby−PreK 05/22/2006
25 Reviews  
21. Bully.com (Paperback)
    Author: Joe Lawlor
Ages 9-12 04/01/2013
54 Reviews  
22. Leading Little Ones to God: A Child's Book of Bible Teachings (Hardcover)
    Author: Marian M. Schoolland
Ages 4-8 09/1981
160 Reviews  
23. Brigid's Cloak (Paperback)
    Author: Bryce Milligan
    Illustrator: Helen Cann
Ages 4-8 08/23/2005
45 Reviews  
24. Is It Big or Is It Little? (Hardcover)
    Author: Claudia Rueda
(Unknown)  07/05/2013
46 Reviews  
25. The Song of Francis and the Animals (Hardcover)
    Author: Pat Mora
    Illustrator: David Frampton
Ages 4-8 08/30/2005
16 Reviews  
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