Publishers, Agents, Queries

Publishers


Large and Small Publishers: 

10 Small Press Publishers
A list of small press publishers seeking manuscripts from book authors

40 Publishers who accept unsolicited manuscripts
Categorized into adults, adults and children, and children only (updated Jan, 2017)

Book Publishing Companies  
Publisher listing

First Writer-Publishers
Searchable list of publishers

Inlibris Publishers List
An extensive list of searchable publishers

Literary Market Place 
Searchable listing of US, Canadian, International and Small Press publishers. 

Over 700 Book Publishers
A searchable list of book publishing companies

Publishers' Catalogues
Search through the catalogs and names of thousands of publishers. 

Publishing Central
A listing of publishers

Publishers Global
A listing of publishers, publishing news and events 

Publishers Marketplace
A marketplace for publishing professionals to find critical information and unique databases.

Publishing Trends 
News, opinions and stats in the changing world of book publishing.

Publishers Weekly
Publishing business news, bestselling book news, and reviews. 

Top 101 Independent Book Publishers
Features a list of the top independent book publishers in the United States


Children's Publishers:

Children's Publishers
Children's publishers' Directory 

Colossal Directory of Children's Publishers
Alphabetized list of children's publishers.

DMOZ  
Directory of Children's Book Publishers 

Educational Markets for Children's Writers
A list of markets for children's writers.


Religious Publishers: 

Book Editors and Book Publishers
Christian, Religious, Inspirational, New Thought, and Spiritual Books


Magazine Publishers:

Literary Magazines: The Big List
A long list of literary magazines in alphabetical order

Literary Magazines Database 
Searchable listing of literary magazines and journals

Paying Gigs for Writers
The list ranges from literary, commercial, and speculative magazines, to freelance blogging jobs and greetings cards.

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Agents

22 Agents Who are Looking for You
Categorized into agents looking for screenplays, adult books, adult and children books, and children books only.

1000 Literary Agents
Basic membership is free. Find, contact, and track agents.

Absolute Write
Forums with lots of information about agents, agencies, and other apsects of publishing.

Agent Hunter
A comprehensive literary agent database.


Agent Query 
A database of literary agents

AQ Connect--Agent Updates
A forum with updates about literary agents and agents. Inquire about discrepancies in agent submission guidelines as well as whether or not an agent is still accepting queries or closed to queries

Association of Author's Representatives 
Lists literary agents and has a frequently asked questions section about agents and agenting.

Australian Literary Agents’ Association
Provides a public presence and a point of contact for Australian literary agencies and their staff. Also includes lots of helpful resources.

Children's Agents Specialists
International listing organized by country 

Duotrope
A subscription site which offers a search feature and a submissions tracker.  

First Writer-Agents
Searchable list of agents

Literary Agency Links
A list of agencies, the genres they're looking for, and their submission guidelines. 

Literary Agent Research 
An agent search site with a searchable database of agents

Literary Market Place 
A subscription-based searchable listing of US, Canadian, International agents.

Literary Portal
A directory of UK and US agents

Literary Rambles
Spotlights children’s book agents, authors, and publishing 

Publishers Marketplace/Agents
A large list of agents who are also members of Publishers marketplace. 

Preditors and Editors 
A full list of publishers and editors

Publishing Central-Literary Agents 
A list of literary agents

Publishing and Other Forms of Insanity
A helpful blog about marketing, literary agents, book contracts, book promotion, editors, rejections, pitching your book, how to get reviews etc.

Query Tracker
An extensive database search tools to locate the perfect agent or publisher for your work. 

SFWA Writer Beware
Guidelines and warnings against the many pitfalls faced by unwary writers.

SFWA Thumbs Down Agency List

SFWA Information Center 
Advice for new writers, contracts and copyrights, and the business of writing

UK Literary Agencies List
Wikipedia's list of literary agencies in the UK 

Writers Digest Guide to Literary Agents 
Chuck Sambuchino’s Guide to Literary Agents Blog.  A great resource on literary agents, agencies, query letters, submissions, publishing, author platform, book marketing, and more. 

Writer’s Knowledge Base
Helpful tips on querying, agents, along with other resources for writers 

Writers Market
Where and how to sell what you write. Includes a large list of agents. Subscription-based.




Publishing Law:

Ivan Hoffman 
publishing lawyer – information

Publishing Law Center
publishing law information
 

Queries

Agent Query Connect
Forums with examples of successful query letters, query critiques, and query questions and conversations 

Agent Query - Examples of Successful Queries
A helpful collection of successful queries to browse through   

Be a Better Writer
writing a synopsis

Dear Editor
Question and answer posts on submissions

From the Right Angle
Includes posts about the querying process. 

Jane Friedman's Guide to Query Letters
The complete guide to query letters that get manuscript requests

Miss Snark's First Victim
Secret agent crits and contests 

PitchMAS 
Bi-Annual 3-Day PitchFest and Workshop held in July and December 

Public Query Slushpile
Query letters critiqued (new critiques aren't frequent)  

Query Letter Sample
query letter tips 

Query Shark 
How to revise Query letters so they work through query letter critiques   

Red Sofa Literary 
Posts offering tips about the query process  

Renegade Writer
With a freelance focus, this site has a great collection of articles to help with your pitch or query   

The (Submission) Grinder
A submission tracker and market database for fiction writers. 

Twitter Pitch Parties Upcoming
An up-to-date list of up and coming Twitter pitch contests

Unicorn Bell
QueryCon--offers constructive tips and criticism for queries



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