- Picture books - ages 0-5
- Early readers - ages 4-8
- Chapter books - ages 6-8
- Middle grade - ages 8-12
- Young Adult - teen to early 20's
Mary Kole, of Andrea Brown Literary Agency, wrote and excellent article here on the chapter book. She points out that publishers aren't anxious to publish new chapter books, but will take a look if they can be developed into a promising series.
New chapter books series still make it into the market and offer fresh voices into an established area.
Coming up on my blog. A book review of Zapato Power Freddie Ramos Takes Off by Jacqueline Jules to highlight a chapter book series with a fresh Latino voice that will especially appeal to boys.