Tuesday, August 4, 2020
Thank You, and Save The Dates For The Virtual New York Themed Mid-Winter Conference February 21-22, 2021
On behalf of myself , Jaime Temairik , Jolie Stekly , Don Tate , Leah Henderson , Mike Jung , Susie Ghahremani , Gaby Rodriguez , Olugbemiso...
The #SCBWISummerSpec Portfolio Showcase Winners!
In the words of Sarah Baker, SCBWI's Associate Executive Director: "We decided to double the awards this year. We had 477 par...
Meme Contest Winners!
So at past physical conferences, there was a joke contest... This year, with #SCBWISummerSpec gone digital, there was a MEME contest. And ...
#SCBWIsummerspec Agent Panel: Rosemary Stimola
Rosemary Stimola is a former independent children's bookseller, who founded the Stimola Literary Studio in 1997, a boutique agenc...
#SCBWISummerSpec Agent Panel: Regina Brooks Agent's Panel
Regina Brooks, CEO of Serendipity Literary Agency and former aerospace engineer, starts off this panel assuring folks that you "don...
#SCBWISummerSpec Agent Panel: Brooks Sherman: What Elements Make for a Successful Children's Book
The realest thing I saw at the SCBWI Summer Spectacular conference was Brooks Sherman wrangling a new baby. In that moment, I realized Brook...
#SCBWISummerSpec Agent Panel: Linda Camacho of Gallt & Zacker
Linda Camacho has a background in the adult side of publishing as well as an MFA in children's writing with our conference sponsor, V...
The Agents Panel Begins!
The Agents Panel at #SCBWISummerSpec A screen shot of Lin Oliver (top left, moderating) and the panelists Regina Brooks (top right), Lin...
Jeff Kinney in Conversation with Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver
Jeff Kinney is the author of the wildly successful Diary of a Wimpy Kid series and lives in Massachusetts, where he owns a bookstore, An U...
A conversation with Laurie Halse Anderson and Meg Medina
We haven't even begun and Laurie and Meg are already tweeting about the energy and passion they're going to bring to the SCBWI Summe...
The LGBTQIA+ And Allies Social
Community. With special guests Laurent Linn, Lesléa Newman, Bruce Coville, Heidi E.Y. Stemple, Emma Dryden, Marietta Zacker, Jane Yolen, A...
Monday, August 3, 2020
#SCBWISummerSpec: A Conversation with Grace Lin and Alvina Ling
There are quite a few pictures of Alvina Ling and Grace Lin together on the internet, but this is the one I chose You're probably thinki...
#SCBWISummerSpec: In Conversation with JASON REYNOLDS, NIC STONE, & CAITLYN DLOUHY
I just finished practicing my Beyonce dance breaks as I get ready for a visit with Jason Reynolds, Nic Stone, and Caitlyn Dlouhy. I laid ou...
A Conversation with Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen
Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen, a kidlit power couple more enjoyable to listen to surely than any Branjelina or Bennifers 1.0 or 2.0. They&...
Sunday, August 2, 2020
#SCBWISummerSpec A Conversation With Jacqueline Woodson Hosted By Nancy Paulsen
Jacqueline Woodson a New York Times bestseller and winner of awards"too numerous to mention" talked this Sunday morning with h...
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