Keep on Truckin’–Reflections on the 2018 SCBWI-NT Fall Conference^M

-Posted on: October 5, 2018


By Katherine Brown

On, September 21st and 22nd, I attended the Keep on Truckin’ conference for SCBWI (Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators). Not knowing what to expect from my first conference, I was delighted by the warm and …



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2018 Fall Conference Faculty Spotlight–Donna Janell Bowman^M

-Posted on: September 8, 2018


 

 

 

The wonderful Donna Janell Bowman is our featured Fall Conference faculty spotlight today. Donna is the author of many books for young readers, including the award-winning picture book biography Step Right Up: How Doc and Jim



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2018 Fall Conference Faculty Spotlight–Taylor Martindale Kean^M

-Posted on: September 8, 2018


Taylor Martindale Kean, agent at Full Circle Literary, is one of our esteemed agent/editor faculty members at our Fall Conference. Taylor represents a wide array of clients and is actively seeking YA and MG manuscripts. Beth Mills, SCBWI-NT Assistant Regional


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2018 Fall Conference Faculty Spotlight–Alayne Kay Christian^M

-Posted on: September 1, 2018


 

 

[Full Post] The spotlight today is on Alayne Kay Christian, content and developmental editor for Blue Whale Press, an award-winning children’s book author, and one of our wonderful fall conference faculty members.  SCBWI-NT social media coordinator, Jimmy Mustion, …



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2018 Fall Conference Faculty Spotlight–Rosie Pova^M

-Posted on: August 29, 2018



Rosie Pova, talented children’s author, writing instructor, and North Texas SCBWI chapter member is one of our esteemed faculty at our Keep On Truckin’ Fall Conference. Beth Mills, SCBWI-NT Assistant Regional Advisor, interviewed Rosie for our Fall Faculty Spotlight blog



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2018 Fall Conference Faculty Spotlight–Josh Funk^M

-Posted on: August 24, 2018


[Full Post] Our fall conference faculty spotlight today features a rising star in the children’s picture book world– the funny, talented Josh Funk. Josh has published nine picture books (three launching this fall!) with more on the way. Our chapter’s …



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2018 Fall Conference Faculty Spotlight–Kathleen Ortiz^M

-Posted on: August 22, 2018


By Jennifer Cole Judd

[Full Post] We are delighted to feature Kathleen Ortiz, literary agent at New Leaf Literary, on our blog today. Kathleen will be sharing her expertise at our Fall Conference in September. She recently shared a



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2018 Fall Conference Faculty Spotlight–Sally Lee^M

-Posted on: August 6, 2018


[Full Post] Today the spotlight is on Sally Lee, one of own SCBWI North Texas chapter members and a featured author on our Fall Conference faculty lineup. Sally is an expert in the field of educational publishing and will …



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2018 Fall Conference Faculty Spotlight–Pat Cummings^M

-Posted on: July 30, 2018


 

[Full Post] We are delighted to welcome Pat Cummings to our blog today. Pat will be joining us at our Fall Conference on September 22nd as one of our esteemed faculty members.

Pat is the author and/or illustrator of



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2018 Fall Conference Faculty Spotlight–Marvin Terban^M

-Posted on: July 25, 2018


[Full Post] This week for our SCBWI North Texas Keep On Truckin’ Fall Conference faculty spotlight series, we are delighted to feature the wonderful Marvin Terban.

 

Marvin Terban is a long-time teacher and best-selling, award-winning children’s book



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