Markets & Opportunities: Week of June 26, 2013

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Featured in the e-news this week

The Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize Book Club: “Over the next eight weeks, we’ll feature a book a week from the children’s fiction prize long list. Now’s your chance to read the book, hear from the author, write a review, and enter our young critics’ prize.”

New Kid-Lit Agent Seeking Clients: Danielle Smith of Foreword Literary is currently looking for picture books, early readers and chapter books with characters that embody the true essence of what it means to be a child.

Copy Editor, Nygard (Winnipeg): As a Copy Editor you would be responsible for enhancing the formatting, style and accuracy of copy for the site. Deadline: June 27, 2013

Circa Journal: Accepts fiction, creative non-fiction and articles on an historical theme.   Short stories and creative non-fiction should not exceed 2500 words, articles should not exceed 800 words.  As a Canadian journal, we have a special place in our heart for Canadian stories.  Novel excerpts are welcome, but only if they can stand alone.


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Hilary Friesen

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