The Weekly 411 (12/6/19)

© Rahele Jomepour Bell

Dec. 6, 2019 vol. 48

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. This week's illustration is by Rahele Jomepour Bell.


Today we are pleased to feature author Katrina Moore and her debut picture book, ONE HUG, illustrated by Julia Woolf (HarperCollins/Katherine Tegen Books, Dec. 10, 2019). Enter to win a copy.

We are delighted to feature illustrator Rahele Jomepour Bell and her debut picture book, PLAYDATE, by Maryann McDonald (Albert Whitman April 2019). Enter to win a copy.

Earlier this week we featured illustrator Ratchanee Youngsuk and her banner design for Kidlit411.

Dec 2019 banner © Ratchanee Youngsuk

Submissions: Agents & Editors

Monster List of Picture Book Agents (updated Nov 2019)

Picture Book Format and How to Format Your Manuscript

Draw This! 
  • What: monthly illustration challenge with a prompt, due 20th of each month
  • Who: SCBWI members
  • Prize: winning pieces featured in SCBWI's monthly newsletter

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