Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Speaker Profile - Carol Baldwin


Region: Carolinas
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Carol Baldwin's most recent book is Teaching the Story: Fiction Writing in Grades 4-8 (Maupin House, 2008). She has coordinated the local critique group for the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators for over 20 years and is writing a young adult novel which takes place in Charlotte in 1950. Besides speaking at library, writing, and reading conferences, she also gives a wide variety of writing workshops for both teens and adults. Popular ones for teens include, “Stories that are Out of this World: Write a Science Fiction or Fantasy Story,” and “Solve this Mystery: How do you Write a Whodunit?” Adult workshops include, “So, You Want to Write for Kids?” and “How Ewe You Can Help Your Child Right Write Better.” You can reach her at or visit her blog at