The Weekly 411 (2/28/20)

© Victoria Marble

Feb. 28, 2020 vol. 9

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 Victoria Marble.



Today we are excited to feature author Carole Lindstrom and her book, WE ARE WATER PROTECTORS, illustrated by Michaela Goade (Roaring Brook Press, Mar. 17, 2020). Enter to win a copy!

We are excited to feature award-winning and multi-published YA and adult author Deb Caletti and her first middle grade novel, A FLICKER OF COURAGE (G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, Jan. 2020). Enter to win a copy!

Today we are excited to feature illustrator Victoria Marble and her book, THE WONDERFUL WIZARD OF OZ  written by L. Frank Baum (MCP Inc., Oct.2019). Enter to win a copy!

June 18 #PBPitch
  • What: tweet your picture book pitch between 8 a.m.-8 p.m. ET
  • Prize: agent attention and likes (invitations to query)


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  1. I have been waiting to read Water Protectors for months!

  2. I'm going to the Kweli conference and they are using her art as the banner for this year. Beautiful!

  3. Hello! Just a note that the donate button directly above the comments here isn't working properly. It sends you to log into Paypal, but doesn't initiate the donation form. I had to use the donate link up in the left column of the webpage instead. Thanks again for all your hard work keeping this site going! Hope

  4. In celebration of the imaginative and creative minds of children storytellers across the country, we invite you to join the…


    Submit an entry and give your book a chance to be published by ReadersMagnet.

    Deadline for submission will be on 31st of March 2020.


    The winning piece will be published by ReadersMagnet (Children’s Book Package worth $2000).


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