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How Brian Selznick Created a Delightful Book Trailer for ‘The Marvels’ (Exclusive Video)
The author made a miniature theater, a tiny paper ship and a little dragon with a bendable spine and bright red tongue, to bring his story to life.
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.
Stand Tall: 10 Must-Read Books For The Bullied Child
At one point or another, you've probably encountered a bully. As an adult it happens less often, but school years can be brutal, leaving kids with painful emotional scars, if…
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.
Do Not Worry
For Sunday, February 26, 2017, 8th Sunday of Ordinary Time Isaiah 49:14-151 Corinthians 4:1-5 Matthew 6:24-34 Jesus tells us not to worry or be anxious at least four times in today’s Gospel. I don’t know about you but I find these words easier said than done. When deadlines loom or money seems short or I... Read more »
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. …
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…
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…
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.