Seedling Continental Press publishes books for beginning readers.

Seedling Continental Press



Seedling Continental Press Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

Attn: Managing Editor
520 East Bainbridge St.
Elizabethtown PA 17022

Phone: 800-233-0759

Fax: 888-834-1303

Submitting Your Work to Seedling Continental Press

Before submitting to Seedling Continental Press

The Market List recommends you verify the market is active and accepting submissions before sending your manuscript via regular mail. You may verify a market status by either visiting their website, calling their listed phone number, or comfirming via regular mail that the market is still active before sending them your work. To be sure your submission is appropriate for this market, we recommend you familiarize yourself with Seedling Continental Press by reading a sample issue before submitting.


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From the Seedling Continental Press guidelines:

Continental’s Seedling product line focuses on fiction and nonfiction leveled readers and other materials that support early literacy in pre-kindergarten through second grade. Familiarity with Reading Recovery, guided reading, and other reading intervention programs will give you a sense of the kinds of materials we need for Seedling products.

We accept manuscripts for the emergent reader using natural language and supportive text.

Please do not submit:

•manuscripts in rhyme.
•full-length picture books.
•poetry books, chapter books, or religious books.
•queries, manuscript summaries, or confirmation postcards.
•e-mailed or faxed submissions or submissions on disc.

Submission Guidelines Details for Seedling Continental Press

Market Type: Book

Accepts: Adventure, animals, biography, environment, folktales, humor, multicultural, nature, science

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