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 Winter issue also features:


      SCBWI_Winter Bulletin_2016cover (91 x 114) 15. Patterning Around – Angela C. Hawkins

          16. Bring on the Bells and Whistles – Randi Lynn Mrvos

          17. Practical Tips to the Bologna Book Fair for Aspiring Author/Illustrators – Annina Luck Wildermuth

         18. The Final Polish – Jöelle Anthony

         19. YA for the Twenty-First Century: How to Use Wattpad and Social Media
to Up Your Storytelling Game – Heather Demetrios


20. Taking Time to Meditate: A Tool for Writers – Helen Pyne 

22. Cover Design for the Indie Author – Karen Kincy

23. Not Another Critique Group – Kelsi Turner

24. State Author Networks: A Model From New Jersey – Jennifer R. Hubbard

25. The Unchanging Character as the Source of Humor - A.E. Cheetham

26. To Swear or Not to Swear - Jacquelyn Hesse