John Newbery published a children’s fiction book, The History of Little Goody Two-Shoes; or, Mrs. Margery Two-Shoes in London, England in 1744. Newberry specialized in children’s books and published a third edition in 1766.
- Children’s literature – Wikipedia
A Little Pretty Pocket-Book, written and published by John Newbery, is widely considered the first modern children’s book, published in 1744. It was a landmark as the first children’s publication aimed at giving enjoyment to children, containing a mixture of rhymes, picture stories and games for pleasure.
- List of Canadian Children’s Book Publishers – Parent Club
Oct 27, 2014 – When I published my first book Boredom Busters, I did extensive research into who in Canada publishes children’s books. I have compiled a …
- Children’s Book Publishing in Canada by Bev Cooke
Briefly, the Canadian children’s book publishing scene is quite different from that in the U.S. … (one of whom is fairly large–Raincoast, the Canadian publisher of the Harry Potter books). …. She’ll take it, if it’s good, but it’s not her first priority.
- So, You’ve Written a Children’s Book…Now What? – Chronicle Books …
Dec 17, 2014 – Mail bins of all the unsolicited children’s books manuscripts at Chronicle ….. as was the first YA novel Chronicle published, Blue Plate Special.
- Top writing tips for new children’s authors from top editors | Children’s …
Jul 9, 2015 – “A lot of first-time children’s novels are too long – and with the use of … that having a first book published is a little like having your first child.