Amy Stern & Alexandra Penfold – 12 X 12 Featured Agents November 2018

Little GOLDen Book members of 12 x 12 will be able to choose one of two agents to submit their manuscript to each month. Amy Stern of the Sheldon Fogelman Agency will be accepting picture book submissions from 12 x…

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March Madness For Picture Books – Championship Round!

We've made it to Round 4 of the March Picture Book Madness competition – the Championship Round featuring the LAST TWO picture books. The pressure is on, and the opinions are getting heated. Without further ado, here are the results of Round 3 and…

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March Madness For Picture Books, Round 3

Here we are moving to Round 3 of the March Picture Book Madness competition - the FINAL FOUR picture books. The pressure is on, and the opinions are getting heated. Without further ado, here are the results of Round 2 and the…

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March Madness For Picture Books, Round 2

Well, we've made it through round one of the March Picture Book Madness competition. Tons of fun so far and SO difficult to choose winners from all of these fantastic books. Without further ado, here are the results of Round…

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March Madness For Picture Books

How about a little March Madness for picture book fans? Yeah, I thought it would be fun too, so welcome to the first-ever 12 x 12 March Picture Book Madness! It is important for writers to read contemporary picture books, so…

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12 X 12 January 2017 Check-in!

First, let me say that I am in LOVE with the enthusiasm and the energy of the 12 x 12 group this year. I have honestly never witnessed such a smooth transition. New people participating early and often, and veterans…

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Jennie Dunham & Stephanie Fretwell-Hill – 12 X 12 February 2017 Featured Agents

Little GOLDen Book members of 12 x 12 will be able to choose one of two agents to submit their manuscript to each month. Jennie Dunham of Dunham Literary will be accepting picture book submissions from 12 x 12 GOLD…

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12 X 12 December 2016 Check-In Winners!

So many winner announcements this week! How fun is that? Today, it's time to announce the winners of December's check-in. Our December Featured Author Debbie Ridpath Ohi is offering a signed/doodled copy of Where are My Books? (Doodled!) And the lucky winner…

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Rejection Raffle Winners!

It's time to announce the winners of Rejection Raffle sponsored by 12 x 12 Member Darshana Khiani! Winners can pick their choice of book from these three options: BIG MAGIC by Elizabeth Gilbert, THE WAR OF ART by Steven Pressfield, or…

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Summer Writing Contest!

Experiencing summer brain drain? Feel like there's quicksand in your keyboard? Kids separating you from your writing? Never fear! 12 x 12 and Ripple Grove Press are sizzling up summer by offering an exclusive writing contest for 12 x 12…

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