SCBWI Bulletin

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 March/April issue also features:



16. Where’s My Editor? - Kim Childress

18. Why Writers Need Wills – Julian Block

19. Let the Main Character Drive the Bus! – Rebecca Petruck

20. What Makes Great Web Design—A Basic Overview – Patricia Pinsk

21. Mind the Gap – I.W. Gregorio

22. From Scraps to Shredded to the Spark Award – Karen Avivi

24. Read, Read, Read…and Watch TV – Jo Whittemore

25. Twitter Etiquette – Dani Duck

PLUS an interview with cover artist Greg Pizzoli