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Paying Markets

Posted: Thu April 12th, 2012, 4:29 pm
by fljustice
I know we have YA librarians and writers in the group and thought you might be interested in this post from Writer's Weekly:

The Horn Book Magazine, The Horn Book, Inc. 56 Roland St., Suite 200, Boston, MA 02129. P(617)628-0225. Email: Website: Cynthia Ritter, Editorial Assistant. "Publications about books for children and young adults." Welcomes new writers. Circ. 8500-9000. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 4 months after acceptance. Buys first rights. No reprints. Responds 3 months. Sample copy available by email to [email protected]. Guidelines online at
CURRENT NEEDS: " Articles on young adult fiction and nonfiction; interviews with authors and illustrators; current events/topics in the field of children's literature. Submit complete ms by email. Length: 1,000-2,500 words. Pays $200 for up to 2000 words.
HINTS: "We generally do not accept research or thesis papers. Writers should be familiar with our publication and the topics/tone of the articles we publish. We do not publish fiction or work by children."

If people run across other paying markets of interest to the folks on this forum, please feel free to post!