Posted by: Kathy Temean | March 27, 2009

Career Building Magazine Writing

Writing for magazines is an excellent way to boost your publishing credits, and bring in a little extra cash. Check out the following sites to find a home for your article:

Pack-o-Fun http://www.pack-o-fun.com/
Highlights http://www.highlights.com/
Pockets http://www.pockets.org/
Relate http://www.relatemag.com/
Zamoof! http://www.zamoof-mag.com/
Family Fun http://www.familyfun.com/
Kid Zone http://www.scottpublications.com/
Ranger Rick www.nwf.org/gowild
Seventeen http://www.seventeen.com/

Hopscotch Magazine Submission Guidelines
Boys’ Quest Magazine Submission Guidelines
Fun For Kidz Magazine Submission Guidelines
Download current open theme list (PDF)

Cobblestone Publishing Group Magazines

APPLESEEDS – general history and cultures (for ages 6-9) http://www.cobblestonepub.com/guides_app.html
CALLIOPE – world history (for ages 9-14) http://www.cobblestonepub.com/guides_cal.html
COBBLESTONE – American history (for ages 9-14) http://www.cobblestonepub.com/guides_cob.html
DIG – archeology (for ages 9-14) http://www.cobblestonepub.com/guides_dig.html
FACES – world cultures and geography (for ages 9-14) http://www.cobblestonepub.com/guides_fac.html
ODYSSEY – science (for ages 9-14) http://www.cobblestonepub.com/guides_ody.html

Illustrators’ Guidelines http://www.cobblestonepub.com/guides_illustration.html

Cobblestone Publishing magazines select articles by detailed query letter.

Cricket Magazine Group Literary Magazines

BABYBUG – for babies and toddlers http://www.cobblestonepub.com/guides_bbb.html
LADYBUG – for ages 2-6 http://www.cobblestonepub.com/guides_lyb.html
SPIDER – for ages 6-9 http://www.cobblestonepub.com/guides_Sdr.html
CRICKET – for ages 9-14 http://www.cobblestonepub.com/guides_ckt.html
CICADA – for ages 14 and up http://www.cobblestonepub.com/guides_cic.html

Our “bug magazines” accept unsolicited manuscripts. (There is currently, however, a moratorium on submissions for CICADA.)

Cricket Magazine Group Nonfiction Magazines

CLICK – opening windows for young minds (for ages 3-6) http://www.cobblestonepub.com/guides_clk.html
ASK – arts and sciences for kids (for ages 6-9) http://www.cobblestonepub.com/guides_ask.html
MUSE – the magazine of life, the universe, and pie throwing (for ages 9 and up) http://www.cobblestonepub.com/guides_mus.html

Our science and ideas magazines seek writers with subject expertise. Those interested in writing for these magazines should submit a resume and several writing samples.

Thank you Jeannine Norris http://www.jeanninenorris.com for bringing this topic up on your blog.


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