Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Contact Us



Monday – Friday
9 a.m. PST – 5 p.m. PST

Call us at (323) 782-1010.  If our representatives are busy or away, please make sure to leave an email address along with your name and message for a timely response.



Click the green help ZenDesk button in the bottom right-hand corner of the homepage for all inquiries, including membership account and status updates, THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE print orders, and website questions. You can also email

Email with Equity and Inclusion concerns and inquiries. No other questions or comments will be addressed here other than those around equity and inclusion. You will delay getting a response if you send an email on any other subject.

To better assist you, please send your email to the appropriate address as listed above and allow up to 72 hours for a response. Please do not send the same email to multiple addresses. 


Please Note: Regional Advisors are volunteers. There are no regional office phone numbers, only emails.

If you have a question about your region or a regional event, please contact your regional advisor. Their email is listed on the lefthand side of your region’s homepage. Click here to find your region’s homepage.


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