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Roaring Brook Press

(Imprint of Macmillan)

ROARING BROOK PRESS is a creative, innovative publisher of books for children of all ages, from toddlers to teens. Since we began in 2002, our publishing program has been shaped by two groups of people. First, we are centered around our authors and illustators. From familiar names to new voices, we are a home for talented and distinctive writers and artists. Our second focus is our readers. Roaring Brook books entertain and educate, satisfy and surprise child readers, ultimately enriching their lives. We have grown since 2002. Our books, from picture books to young adult novels, from fiction to nonfiction, have won major awards and been recognized by librarians, teachers, reviewers, and retailers. Our imprints include First Second Books, which publishes graphic novels, Flash Point, which publishes original and inspiring nonfiction, and David Macaulay Studio, which will launch in 2011. And still we are defined by the visions and voices of our authors and illustrators, publishing books that are distinguished, lasting and useful to our readers.

Specifically interested in books with these subjects or themes: picture books, fiction (including graphic novels - comics) and non-fiction for young readers, from toddler to teen

Main Address: 175 Fifth Avenue, 10th Floor
New York NY 10010 USA
Phone: 646-307-5151
Fax: 203 - 740 - 2526
Updated 8/15/2010

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Manuscript SubmissionsPolicy: does not accept unsolicited manuscript or submissions. please contact literary agent first.
Contact Information:Mr. Mark Siegel
Editorial Director
Roaring Brook Press
New York Office - First Second 175 Fifth Avenue, 9th Floor
New York New York 10010
Updated 11/10/2005
Contact Information:Ms. Deborah Brodie
Executive Editor
Roaring Brook Press
143 west St. Suite W
New Milford CT 06776
Updated 2/3/2008
Contact Information:Ms. Simon Boughton
Updated 9/9/2008
Illustrator SubmissionsPolicy: Send samples only.
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. Bear Has a Story to Tell (Hardcover)
    Author: Philip C. Stead
    Illustrator: Erin Stead
Ages 4-8 09/04/2012
565 Reviews  
2. A Sick Day for Amos McGee (Hardcover)
    Author: Philip Christian Stead
    Illustrator: Erin Stead
Ages 4-8 05/25/2010
3,037 Reviews  
3. A Bad Kitty Christmas (Hardcover)
    Author: Nick Bruel
Ages 4-8 09/13/2011
464 Reviews  
4. First the Egg (Caldecott Honor Book and Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor Book ...
    Author: Laura Vaccaro Seeger
    Illustrator: Laura Vaccaro Seeger
Ages 4-8 09/04/2007
614 Reviews  
5. Grandpa Green (Hardcover)
    Author: Lane Smith
    Illustrator: Lane Smith
Ages 4-8 08/30/2011
805 Reviews  
6. I Used to Be Afraid (Hardcover)
    Author: Laura Vaccaro Seeger
(Unknown)  09/29/2015
100 Reviews  
7. Little Tug (Hardcover)
    Author: Stephen Savage
Ages 4-8 10/02/2012
86 Reviews  
8. Birthmarked (Birthmarked Trilogy (Quality)) (Kindle Edition)
    Author: Caragh M. O'Brien
(Unknown)  04/01/2010
160 Reviews  
9. Green (Hardcover)
    Author: Laura Vaccaro Seeger
    Illustrator: Laura Vaccaro Seeger
Ages 4-8 03/27/2012
740 Reviews  
10. Poor Puppy and Bad Kitty (Hardcover)
    Author: Nick Bruel
Ages 4-8 05/22/2012
214 Reviews  
11. It's a Book (Hardcover)
    Author: Lane Smith
    Illustrator: Lane Smith
Ages 4-8 08/10/2010
2,065 Reviews  
12. A Home for Bird (Hardcover)
    Author: Philip C. Stead
Ages 4-8 06/05/2012
318 Reviews  
13. Abc3d (Hardcover)
    Author: Marion Bataille
Ages 4-8 10/14/2008
269 Reviews  
14. Bad Kitty Takes the Test (Hardcover)
    Author: Nick Bruel
(Unknown)  01/03/2017
92 Reviews  
15. Best Frints in the Whole Universe (Hardcover)
    Author: Antoinette Portis
(Unknown)  07/05/2016
190 Reviews  
16. The Truth About Alice (Hardcover)
    Author: Jennifer Mathieu
(Unknown)  06/03/2014
2,367 Reviews  
17. Bad Kitty (Hardcover)
    Author: Nick Bruel
    Illustrator: Nick Bruel
(Unknown)  03/17/2015
909 Reviews  
18. Bad Kitty School Daze (Hardcover)
    Author: Nick Bruel
Ages 4-8 01/08/2013
373 Reviews  
19. Charlie Joe Jackson's Guide to Extra Credit (Hardcover)
    Author: Tommy Greenwald
    Illustrator: J. P. Coovert
Ages 9-12 08/07/2012
151 Reviews  
20. The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights (H...
    Author: Steve Sheinkin
(Unknown)  01/21/2014
1,070 Reviews  
21. Popville (Hardcover)
    Author: Anouck Boisrobert, Louis Rigaud
Ages 4-8 05/11/2010
26 Reviews  
22. Hush Little Polar Bear (Hardcover)
    Author: Jeff Mack
    Illustrator: Jeff Mack
Ages 4-8 10/28/2008
113 Reviews  
23. And Then It's Spring (Hardcover)
    Author: Julie Fogliano
    Illustrator: Erin Stead
Baby−PreK 02/14/2012
660 Reviews  
24. Bad Kitty (Hardcover)
    Author: Nick Bruel
    Illustrator: Nick Bruel
Ages 4-8 10/01/2005
814 Reviews  
25. Bad Kitty: Puppy's Big Day (Kindle Edition)
    Author: Nick Bruel
(Unknown)  01/27/2015
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