Write Now #1-2

Write Now #1

Find at least five educational publishers you want to explore. Look in SCBWI’s The Book, market guides, or ask at your library. Use the resource handout for additional website and book resources.

Visit the publishers’ websites and request a catalog or view it online. (Be sure to track any requests!)

Study each publisher's catalog. Which series would be a perfect fit for you? Remember them for your cover letter!

Write Now #2

Get an Employee Identification Number. This is important so you can fill out W-9s for tax purposes but keep your social security number private as a freelance writer. https://www.irs.gov/businesses/small-businesses-self-employed/employer-id-numbers