ABDO PublishingWebsite:


From the Publishers

They are a family and educational publisher. They are the “leading educational publisher of books and digital resources for today’s libraries and schools.” Mainly publishing for children and young adults.

“We stand behind everything we sell, and guarantee customer satisfaction in both our products and our service.”

Read the submissions guidelines. Looking for Children’s books.


DO NOT send email, fax, or call. Send your manuscript via snail mail to their submissions address.


Submission Guidelines:
Approximate Response Time
Publishes: Children’s Books
Year Founded: 1985


Mailing Address:
1920 Lookout Drive
North Mankato MN 56003
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ABDOpublishing
Twitter: https://twitter.com/ABDOpublishing

From EWR:

ABDO is a high quality publisher of children’s books. They publish works for children in fiction, non-fiction, picture books, chapter books, graphic novels, young adult and Spanish. ABDO publishes works for libraries and other institutions. They have a selection of ebooks for readers as well.

They do have a functioning submissions page where they seek submissions of Fiction and Illustration. Please visit their submissions page and read their guidelines before submitting. ABDO does actively seek submissions from authors. This is a Children’s and Young Adult book publisher.

ABDO offers works in the following formats: Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, ebooks, Reader-to Me ebooks, Interactive ebooks, databases and paperbacks.