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.
What Children's Publishers Read at Home with Kids
We asked children’s publishers to tell us about a book they’d especially enjoyed reading with a child in their lives.
The Ghost on the Handle
The houses here are named La Vague and Chantebrise like places in a childhood daydream, an actual lake filled with literal swans. As a kid, I was most at h
Publishing Etiquette Tips
by Edie Melson @EdieMelson The publishing industry is like any other—fraught with unwritten rules and etiquette norms. Add to that the wild wild west of social media and the new writer can commit faux pas that spell career disaster. I’m grouping them together in pairs to give you an idea what works and what doesn’t. …
Book formatting for self publishing, manuscript preperation
Templates of Attractive book layout and design are essential for the self published author. Learn how to design your book for self publishing so you can publish a book.
He Nourishes and Cherishes Her (Raymond C. Ortlund Jr.)
The words "nourish" and "cherish" in Ephesians 5 help us understand the meaning of true love—a love that Christ has for his church and that a husband is called to have for his bride.
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.
Pelican Publishing Company
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…
Farmers are Capitalizing on Carbon Sequestration: How Much is Your Carbon-Rich Soil Worth?
As the planet heats up, the economic rewards of storing carbon in the soil are beginning to take shape.
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.