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

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Trivia Challenge Recap

Trivia Challenge Recap

Congratulations, Inepto Pueros!With the No-Majs coming in a close second, Team Inepto Puero declared themselves children’s literature champions and walked away with the coveted Golden Bunny trophies at this year’s ECC Extreme Trivia Challenge. The winning team also took home …

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Meet the Publisher

Familiarizing you with our diverse member houses

little bee books

little bee books is a children’s book publisher dedicated to making creative and fun books for busy little bees ages 0-12. We are based in New York City with a small team of publishing veterans who love working in …

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Who's Reading What on Wednesdays?

Early Career Commitee members' (anonymous) picks

Six of Crows

Kaz Brekker, criminal mastermind and expert thief, has the opportunity of a lifetime to plan and execute the ultimate heist. Success means riches beyond his wildest dreams, but failure means certain death. He can’t do it alone, so Kaz assembles …

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The ECC Questionnaire

How familiar faces in publishing got their start

Q&A with Christina Quintero, Executive Art Director of Licensing and Intellectual Property, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

What was your first job in publishing? If it was not in license publishing, how did you get into the licensing end of the industry?My first job in book publishing was as an intern at Penguin Young Readers Group. Toward …

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