Review the Submission Guidelines for Each Publisher
Sample proposal guidelines
A cover letter
A current résumé
A market analysis
A detailed chapter-by-chapter outline
At least two sample chapters (if a full manuscript is available, you may send it) Note: For early childhood submissions, the entire text is required for evaluation. Bracketed art suggestions are appreciated, though illustration samples should not be sent unless professionally competent.
A description of your personal promotion plan for the proposed book (including both in-person and social media outreach)