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 Fall issue also features:


     fall   7. SCBWI Announces Inagural Book Launch Parties – Lin  Oliver
      16. Body Language – Padma Venkatraman
      17. Never Stop Believing – Susan Banghart
      18. Give Your Novel a Sporting Chance – J.M. Kelly
      20. How to Make Someone Fall in Love (with Your Novel) – Fred Koehler

      21. Writing Exercises – Sue Heavenrich

      22. Making the Most of Children's Book Week—Ideas for Self-Promotion – Shirley Raye Redmond

23. Thinking Big – Tracy Abell

24. How to Handle an IRS Audit – Julian Block

25. Why Size Matters When it Comes to Digitizing Art – Patricia Pinsk

PLUS an interview with cover artist Shadra Strickland