The Weekly 411 (7/11/14)


© Mary Reaves Uhles




July 11, 2014, Issue #27

The Weekly 411 gathers all the links added to this site each week. To receive this post by email, sign up for our updates. If you have news or links to share, please email them to kidlit411@kidlit411.com.



AUTHOR & ILLUSTRATOR SPOTLIGHT

This week we feature MG author Matthew Kirby and illustrator Mary Reaves Uhles. Be sure to sign up for Matthew's amazing giveaway of all five of his books!



Picture Book Writing Process: How Hélène Boudreau Wrote I DARE YOU NOT TO YAWN (Candlewick Press)



It's All About Community! Facebook Groups to Join, Mandy Yates





YA Query Critiques





Aug 1 The Five Mile Press Illustrator Award

  • What: Illustrators submit character sketches & illustration
  • Eligibility: unpublished Australian illustrators
  • Prize: a publishing contract

Aug. 3  Slushpile Contest 

  • What: submit a Christmas-themed kids' story
  • Who is eligible: non-agented SCBWI members in the UK
  • Prize: a 30 minute consultations with agent Lauren Pearson of Curtis Brown

No comments:

Post a Comment

Template developed by Confluent Forms LLC; more resources at BlogXpertise