The Weekly 411 (2/9/18)

© Jennie Poh
Feb. 9, 2018, vol. 6

The Weekly 411 gathers all the links added to Kidlit411 each week. To receive this post by email, sign up for our email updates. Are you on Facebook? Join our Kidlit411 group for conversations & camaraderie, the Kidlit411 Manuscript Swap to find critique partners, and the Kidlit411 Portfolio Swap for art critiques. 



Author Spotlight: This week we feature picture book author Lezlie Evans. Be sure to enter to win a copy of her new picture book, DADDIES DO, illustrated by Elisa Ferro (Sterling Children's Books, May 1, 2018). Winner will receive the book in early April.

Illustrator Spotlight: We also feature picture book illustrator, Jennie Poh and her new book MAY I COME IN? by Marsha Diane Arnold (Sleeping Bear Press, Mar. 15, 2018). Enter to win a copy!

The Essential First Step for New Authors: Book Reviews, not Sales

Nov. 15-Dec.15  SCBWI Spark Award
  • What: enter your non-traditionally published book
  • Prize: a seal, plaque, display at SCBWI conference of choice, publicity, and free conference tuition

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  1. Wow! Jennie Poh's work is really striking and charming. Intriguing colors, characters, details, and layouts. It feels fresh!


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