For less than the cost of a single conference, become a member of 12 x 12 and get the motivation and accountability you need to write picture book drafts in 2017. Learn from industry experts, receive advice on the craft of writing picture books from published authors, literary agents, and editors, and enjoy the fellowship of community — without having to travel.
Shel SILVERstein level benefits all levels of writers looking for motivation to prioritize writing and accountability to get picture book drafts written. Enjoy the support of a community of writers passionate about picture books and dedicated to improving their craft.
Shel SILVERstein also provides the opportunity to get feedback on YOUR work — queries, pitches and manuscripts — perfect for writers who want to focus on both writing and revising while improving their craft.
Shel SILVERstein is also perfect for agented, published authors who, along with the other benefits, have access to an instant platform. A place to share your books, events, trailers AND to get promotion assistance from fellow members (via Member Forum).
Have you been a member of 12 x 12 for at least one full year, including 2016?** Do you have submission-ready manuscripts? Are you looking for an agent (who accepts picture books!) for your work?
Each month from February – November, Little GOLDen Book members may choose between two agents who will accept submissions from 12 x 12 members that month, enabling you to bypass the slush pile. That’s 10 submission opportunities in one year.
REGISTRATION for Little GOLDen Book for 2017 will be available but only to 2016 12 x 12 members, beginning with existing GOLD members and then extending to existing SILVER members (on a lottery basis) until the available spots are full. Your best chance of securing a GOLD membership in 2018 is… Read more…