Aspiring Children's Book Creators
Do we have any aspiring kid-lit writers and illustrator in the area? Come to the Society of Children's Writers & Illustrators (SCBWI) Schmooze on Sunday, May 19, from 2-5 p.m. A panel of published author/illustrators offer to read and critique the first 250 words of your picture, chapter, middle grade, or young adult book, or your illustraton. No adult fiction, please. Panelists include Sue Soltis (Nothing Like a Puffin), Cate Tiernan (Immortal Beloved and Sweep series), Jackie Ogburn (The Bake Shop Ghost). Entries over 250 words will be excluded, and you must include a word count and category at the top of your entry. Please do not include your name. Refreshments will be served.