Publishing Inside Out
Season 1, Ep. 5
Alison Donald, author of Maverick’s first narrative non-fiction picture bookThe Spacesuit, talks with Kim and Steve about the publishing industry from the eyes of the author.
Season 1, Ep. 4
Ever wondered how a book goes from initial manuscript to potential bestseller? Grab an insight into how the editorial team create the books you see on the shelf and how they incorporate authors in the decision-making process.
Marketing and Publicity for Children's Books
Season 1, Ep. 3
The world of social media is hectic. Join Steve and Marketing Assistant Kate as they talk about how to get yourself out there, the day to day life of selling books and a little tip for authors wanting to get more involved.
Submissions 'The Myths and the Magic'
Season 1, Ep. 2
Want to submit your manuscript but don’t know what to do to ensure it’s accepted? Join Steve, Editor Aimee and Junior Editor India as they talk through the myths associated with submissions and what they’re looking for in potential books.
What Makes a Great Picture Book?
Season 1, Ep. 1
Steve and Kim talk through some of the most unforgettable picture book titles throughout children’s literature, fromWe’re Going on a Bear HunttoThe Tiger Who Came to Tea. They talk about what works with children’s books, but also the misconceptions.
An Introduction to Maverick
From our initial beginnings producing calendars to now publishing a range of children’s books, join Managing Director Steve and Managing Editor Kim as they give us an inside out view of life as a children’s book publisher.