Category Archives: Publishing News

Happy Belated Book Birthday, Nanci Turner Steveson!

A heartfelt congratulations to Team SCBWI faculty member Nanci Turner Steveson on the May 3rd release of her debut novel SWING SIDEWAYS! “Perfect for fans of Bridge to Terabithia and Walk Two Moons, this debut middle grade novel is the story of two girls and the … Continue reading

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Caldecott Winner

Winning the Randolph Caldecott Medal is a particular honor for an illustrator, and a personal fantasy of mine. THE ADVENTURES OF BEEKLE: The Unimaginary Friend, illustrated by Dan Santat, is the 2015 Caldecott Medal winner. The book was written by … Continue reading

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Schoolwide, Inc. submission opportunity!

Here’s some info about Schoolwide, Inc.’s submission opportunity that was recently shared on the SCBWI MD/DE/WV page by our lovely co-regional advisor, Sue Peters! ~~~~~~~ Submission opportunity from Susan Tierney, longtime Editor in Chief of Children’s Writer and the Institute of Children’s … Continue reading

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A Good Week for Children’t Literature

If you’re about children’s literature, then this has been a big week already. Monday marked the first day of registration for our March conference Spring: Nature’s Revised Draft. For a quick preview and links to workshop sessions to help polish … Continue reading

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Chicken Soup for the Soul Opportunity

Happy Tuesday, everyone! Since this announcement came through my email, I thought I’d share it here, in case anyone is interested: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Chicken Soup for the Soul: Think Positive for Kids *101 Stories about Good Decisions, Self-Esteem, and Positive Thinking* … Continue reading

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