The Weekly 411 (05/2/14)

© E.B. Lewis

May 2, 2104 Issue # 17

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This week we are featuring author Michael Ian Black and illustrator E.B. Lewis.


Join the conversation on kidlit diversity at #WeNeedDiverseBooks. More info on the campaign at Lee and Low's blog post, "We Need Diverse Books Because…"

Writers- Learn How to Use Scrivener

For Writers

People Are Twice as Creative When They Are Walking

A Logic Model for Author Success

The Periodic Table of Storytelling

A List of Funny Words For Writing

A List of Words Other Than "Very"

Summer 2014 Librarian Preview- Penguin

Picture Books Openings and Why They Matter

8 Places to Look for a Writers Group

June 1  Hillerman Prize

  • What: submit an original book-length mystery set in the Southwest (minimum 60,000 words)
  • Prize: contract with St. Martin's Press and $10,000

50 Multicultural Books Every Child Should Read, National Education Association