Doris Fisher specializes in editing picture books. She also edits early chapter books, middle grade novels, and occasionally longer novels. She writes comments, makes suggestions, and line edits. ~~ References available. ~~
Manuscripts must enclose SASE for return mail, and the amount, as indicated below, by check. Contact her for info. on e-mail submissions.
Cover letter - $25
Picture books up to 1000 words - $75
More than 1000 words - $100
Novels - $250 base rate, additional charges possible
4219 Cedar Valley Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
Doris is a member of SCBWI and a former kindergarten and private preschool teacher. She has published fiction, nonfiction, poetry, mazes, and word puzzles for children.
She is the door prize chairman for all SCBWI-Houston events and has attended more than twenty SCBWI events.
Book credits ~
Happy Birthday to Whooo? Baby Animal Riddles, July 2006
One Odd Day, written with Dani Sneed, September 2006
My Even Day, written with Dani Sneed, September 2007
My Half Day, written with Dani Sneed, September 2008
Kelly Clarkson, Gareth Stevens, February 2007
Grammar All Stars: The Parts of Speech - 6 Book Series
Play with Your Food, A Puzzle Book
Magazine credits ~
Articles, poems and puzzles in: Babybug, Boy's Quest, Fun for Kidz, Highlights for Children, Hopscotch, Guideposts for Kids, three covers of Story Friends, Wee Ones Ezine, and SCBWI Newsletter.
Contest wins ~
Doris won first place in the Abilene Writers Contest in the genre of "Flash Fiction" with her entry, "Elvis in a Bottle."
She has also placed third and had two honorable mentions in Byline Magazine.
Children's Magazine Poetry Market
Creating Children's Puzzles
Give my Pink Ink skills a try!