Publisher: Cricket Magazine Group

Accepts Email Submissions: No

Website URL: http://www.cricketmag.com

Description: SPIDER publishes original stories, poems, and articles written by the world's best children's authors. Occasionally, SPIDER publishes reprints of high-quality selections.

Editor(s): Editor-in-Chief: Marianne Carus, Editor: Laura Tillotson

Needs: Fiction: realistic, easy-to-read stories, fantasy, folk and fairy tales, science fiction, fables, myths_x000D_

_x000D_ Nonfiction: nature, animals, science, technology, environment, foreign culture, history _x000D_

_x000D_ (A short bibliography is required for all nonfiction articles, and copies of research material will be required for all accepted articles.)_x000D_

_x000D_ Poetry: serious, humorous, nonsense rhymes_x000D_

_x000D_ Other: recipes, crafts, puzzles, games, brainteasers, math and word activities _x000D_

Length: Stories: 300 to 1,000 words
_x000D_ Poems: not longer than 20 lines
_x000D_ Articles: 300 to 800 words
_x000D_ Puzzles/Activities/Games: 1 to 4 pages _x000D_

_x000D_ An exact word count should be noted on each manuscript submitted. Word c

Payment: Stories and articles: up to 25 per word (1,000 words maximum)
_x000D_ Poems: up to $3.00 per line
_x000D_ Payment upon publication

Guidelines Url: http://www.cricketmag.com/cgi-bin/cricket.cgi?tpl=guidelines

Address: Spider Magazine P.O. Box 300 Peru IL 61354

This listing was last reviewed and/or updated on 2001-08-20