Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

  •   Compiled by Library Coordinator Karen Kulinski, Hoosier Book Happenings is a newsletter sent to Indiana Libraries to publicize recently released traditionally-published books by Hoosier authors and illustrators. The current call for submissions is as follows: Watch for the next request for titles on our e-list and Facebook page. Current HBH sent out to libraries in Indiana
  • PAL creators      *      Non-traditionally published creators

IN SCBWI Volunteer Job Descriptions

This organization is run by volunteers, from the Indiana Regional Team members (Regional Advisor or Co-RAs, Assistant RA, Illustrator Coordinator) to all the other coordinators.

Membership dues go to support the national organization to provide for things like insurance, Zoom contracts, websites, and more. Therefore volunteers are needed to help

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Due to the current public health crisis, we are moving as many events as possible online. We look forward to the near future when we can all meet in person again to achieve the full value and experience of the conference.



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The third and final session of mentorships, a program started by Co-RA, Diane Bradley-Kantor, with Newberry Honor and NYT best-selling author, Kimberly Brubaker Bradley for IN-SCBWI PAL was a roaring success! Thanks to Kim for the insightful and brilliant feedback and Diane for creating the mentorship program.
La Cometa is a bi-monthly digital bulletin in Spanish published by SCBWI-Spain. It provides reports on various literary and publishing events around the world, as well as interviews with agents, editors, and authors working in the children’s book market in Spain and Latin America, and information about contests, grants, courses, and other opportunities for writers and illustrators. Check out the site for past issues.