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How To Pitch: Brain, Child: The Magazine for Thinking Mothers

This parenting literary mag considers freelancers its 'lifeblood' and welcomes new authors.

By Brittany Shoot - July 22, 2014
The information in this article is current and accurate.

Circulation: 30,000
Frequency: Quarterly
Special issues: Annual "Parents of Teenagers" special issue (next one runs spring and fall 2015).

Background: Perhaps the only publication of its kind, the literary magazine focuses on issues relating to women and motherhood, offering a cerebral experience rather than service and instructional articles typically found in traditional parenting mags. Brain, Child launched in 2000 and has since won more than two dozen awards, most recently the 2014 Apex award for Overall Publication Excellence and the 2014 Bookbuilder's of Boston award for Overall Design Excellence. Utne Reader christened it one ...

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