Critique Carousel 2024

Sep 17, 2024 - Oct 01, 2024

Online event

Want the opportunity to put your manuscript in the hands of an acquiring agent or editor? Then SCBWI-MI's Critique Carousel event is for you!





We have partnered with spectacular acquiring agents and editors who will critique:

Picture books (fiction and nonfiction)

Chapter books

Middle grade (fiction)

YA (fiction and nonfiction)

Picture book dummies

Graphic novels



Up to 10 critiques per agent/editor (some offering more), first come, first served. One critique may be purchased per Michigan-SCBWI member (This event may open up to other regions for the last few days of the event)

Each agent/editor will be open to queries from the people they critique for up to six months (submission instructions are provided post- critique).


Critique Carousel registration opens to SCBWI-MI members at 7:00 a.m. September 17th, 2024. It opens to all regions on September 25th at 7:00 am.

It will close at 7:00 p.m. October 1st, 2024.

One critique per person when registration opens.