Pelican Publishing Company’s catalog and history may be viewed online at www.pelicanpub.com CHILDREN’S PICTURE BOOKS: For brief books for ages 5-8, Pelican Publishing Company requires a query letter describing the project briefly and concisely (see below), a separate list of the author’s publishing credits, a printout of the full manuscript, and a self-addressed stamped envelope (SASE) sufficient for the return of the manuscript or at least for our reply. If the manuscript’s return is not needed, please so state in the query letter. Photocopies of any accompanying artwork are welcome. Multiple (or “simultaneous”) or e-mailed submissions are not considered ALL OTHER BOOKS: Pelican Publishing Company requires a query letter describing the project briefly and concisely (see…
What is Commercial Printing?
Think about all of the commercial printing materials you come across in a single day. The direct mailers, the billboards, company brochures, business cards and so forth, all of the paper sizes, paper thickness, the colors and the creative marketing materials. Now, think about how these items become reality? How they evolve from a idea, to an design to a final printout.
How Black Books Lit My Way Along The Appalachian Trail
"I can confirm that one does not walk 2,000 miles across the face of this country as a black woman without building up an incredible sense of self."
Case study of one author's Amazon ranks
British indie author Jane Steen examines the impact of Amazon's imprints on the categories targeted by her self-published novels and learns interesting lessons
The South's Most Iconic Plants
We’ll never get tired of flowers, trees, and shrubs like hydrangeas, azaleas, and magnolias. Here, we proclaim once-and-for-all the South’s most iconic plants.
CNLP 049: Stop the Hate: How Christians Can Get Along When They Disagree. An Interview with Scott...
It seems Christian dialogue these days is characterized by a intolerance, misunderstanding and hatred. How do you love people you disagree with? How do you keep your cool when you have strong feelings? And what is our intolerance of each other doing to the mission of the church? Pastor and author Scott Sauls discusses how…
Washington Gardener Magazine March 2017
The March 2017 issue of Washington Gardener Magazine is now out. Inside this issue: James Madison’s Montpelier: A History in Trees How Dahlias Provide Garden Diversity Your Garden Tasks To-do List Our 4 Favorite Asian Vegetables to Grow Local Gardening Events Calendar Ready, Set, Seed! Reviewing the Best Propagation Equipment Join the Million Pollinator Garden Challenge Predatory Mites to the Rescue! And much more… Note that any submissions, event listings, and advertisements for the April 2017 issue are due by April 10. Subscribe to Washington Gardener Magazine today to have the monthly publication sent to your inbox as a PDF several days before it is available online. You can use the PayPal (credit card) online order form here: www.washingtongardener.com/index_files/subscribe.htm
What Happened To The 9-Year-Old Smoking In Mary Ellen Mark's Photo?
The photographer, who died last month, has a famous portfolio of arresting images. Among them is a shot of two children in 1990. Amanda thought the photo shoot would change her life. It did not.
Get a Sneak Peek of Hallmark’s ‘Countdown to Christmas’ Movies This Sunday
‘Tis the season for hot chocolate and Hallmark.
10 Things Successful People Do Before Breakfast
Following in the footsteps of the most successful people means realizing that time is a precious commodity. Take advantage of every moment of your day.