The Children's Book Council's Early Career Committee (ECC) is dedicated to enriching the careers of those in their first five years in the children’s publishing industry, contributing to the vitality of the industry as a whole, and fostering literacy. Learn more

CBC logo
Facebook Twitter PinterestRSS Feed
ECC/YPG Halloween Spooktacular 2016 Photo Gallery

ECC/YPG Halloween Spooktacular 2016 Photo Gallery

Aw, Halloween — we miss it already. Check out some awesome photos from the ECC-YPG Halloween Spooktacular and relive a frighteningly fun night!

Read More

Meet the Department

Familiarizing you with departments from our member houses

Making a Mega-Multitasker: Meet the Sales Department!

1) In brief, what does the Sales team do?The main focus of a Sales Person’s job is to represent the company for your account and represent the account for your company. We balance the needs and focuses of both for …

Read More Darker

Who's Reading What on Wednesdays?

Early Career Commitee members' (anonymous) picks

We Are Okay

Stephanie Perkins called We Are Okay “a perfect book,” so obviously, I had to read it as soon as I possibly could. And wow—this truly feels like the book Nina LaCour has been working towards all along. The absolutely heartrending story …

Read More Darker

The ECC Questionnaire

How familiar faces in publishing got their start

Q&A with Miriam Miller, Subsidiary Rights Manager, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

1) Tell us a little about your role at Macmillan. What do you do within the Children’s Group?As Rights Manager, the biggest part of my job is licensing domestic audio rights and foreign rights in territories around the world to …

Read More Darker

Bottom rightBottom left