The Weekly 411 (7/3/15)

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Friday, July 3, 2015, Issue #27                                                                                   

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The 4 Hidden Dangers of Writing Groups

What Can I Write About? What to Do When the Well Runs Dry

Oct. 3 Picture Book Summit Registration for Early Bird Special now open! Emma Walton Hamilton, Katie Davis, Julie Hedlund, and Laura Backes bring you an amazing online conference for picture books with guest speakers Peter Brown, Andrea David Pinkney, and Mac Barnett.

July 16 British Isles SCBWI Undiscovered Voices Contest

  • What: Submit up to the first 4,000 words of a completed children's novel or a black & white illustration based on a prompt
  • Eligibility: SCBWI members in EU countries & few others
  • Prize: Publication in anthology & exposure to agents and publishers