Critique Groups

© Jenny Alvarado

Forming a Critique Group


Places to Look for Critique Partners

KIDLIT411 Manuscript Swap Join our Facebook page and find people to swap critiques with. 

SCBWI Verla Kay Blue Boards is another place to find people in your genre that are interested in forming a critique group

Inked Voices, a paid service that connects people to online critique groups. Also includes workshops with agents. 

Sub it Club Critique Partner Matchup - a Facebook group to help find critique partners

The Writer's Match - a place for writers to connect

Finding Critique Partners

Are You Looking for a Critique Group or Partner?

10 Ways to Find a Picture Book Critique Group

Professional Critiques

For professional critiques from people we recommend, check out our page, Freelance Authors/Editors & Critiques  A group of professionals who critique professionally. A huge community with something for everyone.

Rate Your Story - a free and paid service that will review your picture book manuscript at rate it on a scale of 1-10. Staffed by published and experienced authors.

Marcie Colleen's Study Hall (month-long online critique group under guidance of professional, multi-published author)

Supportive Groups (may include critiques, but not necessary)

YA Writers Hub - creating new small groups of YA writers

MG Hub - groups of MG writers who band together in smaller support groups