The SCBWI Bulletin is a quarterly publication containing comprehensive and current information in the field of children’s literature. In addition to features each issue, regular departments include the latest market reports, information on school visits, book reviews, art tips, information on contests and awards, information on the illustration market, news of SCBWI members, and information about ongoing SCBWI activities throughout the world. The SCBWI Bulletin is an invaluable source of information and inspiration to writers and illustrators of children’s literature. We now have over 40 years of SCBWI Bulletins archived. Members can access the current issue and the archives below.

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In addition to regular columns the Spring issue also features:



SCBWI_Spring Bulletin_2016 cv15  When Your Story Doesn't "Fit" — Laurisa White Reyes

16  The Worst that Can Happen is They Fall Asleep — Theo Baker

18  The Magic Porch Swing — Bradley P. Wilson

19  Sketchbook Power — Angela C. Hawkins

20  Why Diverse Stories (and Awards) Matter — Jennifer N. Baker

22  Looking for Net Gains —  Paul Gleed

23  Hashing Out the Hashtag — Martha Brockenbrough

24  Scrapbooking Your Novel — Carrie Seidel

25  Regional SCBWI Newsletters — Dionna L. Mann