The Crystal Kite Awards by SCBWI

I’ve decided to enter the annual Crystal Kite Awards, a peer-given award to recognize great books from 15 SCBWI (Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators) regional divisions around the world.

The rules are very specific:

  • Self-published books cannot be nominated.
  • I’m allowed to promote the award, but not my specific title, lest I be disqualified.

You do have to be an SCBWI member to vote, so I’m really just putting this out here in the hope of good vibes!

Here is the link to last year’s winners, including more information.

Good luck to everyone who’s entered!

SCBWI-Wisconsin Fall 2018: The Squeezor is Coming!

The Squeezor is Coming! joins these great children’s books in the Fall 2018 releases from SCBWI-Wisconsin!

Here’s the full flyer. Keep scrolling for the downloadable PDF.

Here’s the PDF to download: FallBookRelease2018 (PDF)

Please share! Send or give to friends, co-workers, librarians, teachers, and anyone you can think of.

You never know who knows somebody who needs to know something like this. 🙂

#BookStop #2: Dr. Guinea Pig George!

Let Dr. Guinea Pig George teach your child, “Yes, you CAN be who you want to be!”

Visit my BookStop page (courtesy of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators) to see more about this clever guinea pig, or go directly to Amazon and bring George and his pig-culiar situation home to your child!

Here’s BookStop #1.