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LINKS: Market Guides & Guideline Databases
- Colossal Directory of Children's Publishers Online
- Comprehensive, alphabetical listings of children's magazines and book publishers, including links to submission guidelines and web sites.
- Duotrope's Digest of Fiction Fields
- An excellent, regularly updated list of fiction markets (nonpaying and paying), searchable by category, pay rate, and more. Also offers a calendar of deadlines for themed publications such as anthologies. (Note: Now available only by paid subscription.)
- Erotica Readers & Writers Association
- A frequently updated listing of markets and current calls for submissions.
- Eugie Foster's Page: Children's Markets
- First Writer
- Appears to have extensive information, but one must be a paid subscriber to access it.
- FreelanceWriting.com Magazine Guidelines Database
- Funds for Writers
- Jacqui Bennett Writers Bureau: UK Markets
- Selection of UK markets for fiction and nonfiction.
- Market List
- Covers speculative fiction markets (e.g., sf, fantasy, horror).
- Mary Soon Lee's speculative fiction market list
- Unfortunately this has not been updated since 2012.
- My Perfect Pitch: Book Publishers Accepting Submissions
- A truly amazing compilation of links to book publishers in the US and UK, with direct links to their guidelines. The site also offers a variety of tips on finding a publisher.
- Passionate Pen Romance Publisher's List
- Ralan's Webstravaganza
- Speculative fiction anthologies, adult markets, book markets, semiprofessional and professional markets, paying and nonpaying markets and contests, plus humor markets.
- Wooden Horse Publishing
- Though the markets database on this site costs $149 per year, the site is also packed with loads of free stuff, including extensive coverage of magazine industry changes (new magazines, shut-downs, editorial changes, etc.)
- World Wide Freelance Writer
- The Write Markets Report
- Monthly electronic (PDF) guide to markets (paid subscription)
- Writer's Market
- Paid membership.
- Writers Markets for Speculative Fiction: SF/F/H's Journal
- Calls for SF/H anthologies and other markets
- Writing for Dollars
- Offers nearly 1200 listings, drawn from past issues of "Writing for Dollars." While the collection is extensive, many entries are outdated, but still worth a look.
- WritersWeekly Markets & Jobs
- WritersWeekly.com Warnings
- A great place to check on websites and publishers that have a reputation for slow or non-payment, or are going out of business or rumored to be having troubles.
- Writers Write
- Offers an extensive list of paying markets, as well as a number of nonpaying markets. Can be searched by category, keyword, paying vs. nonpaying, and by markets that accept fiction, nonfiction, or poetry.
- See also:
- Links to Magazines, Newspapers & Other Media
- Links to Book Publisher Directories
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