Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Watch the 2018 Golden Kite acceptance speeches


On February 2 the SCBWI hosted the first Golden Kite Awards ceremony to take place in New York City, where seven talented creators took home awards for excellence in children’s literature.

Click below to watch the acceptance speeches by Carolyn Crimi, Carole Boston Weatherford, Kenard Pak, Deborah Heiligman, Jack Cheng, Elana K. Arnold, and Crystal Allen.