Tuesday, August 14, 2007

SCBWI Nationals Workshop Links

The following websites and pages were recommended in conjunction with my recent talks at the 36th annual SCBWI national summer conference in Los Angeles, "Increasing Revenue and Booksales: Blogs and Websites" and "Using the Web to Build Craft and Career." They are listed together due to content and interest overlap.

"Increasing Revenue and Booksales: Blogs and Websites"

Children's and YA Writer Cynthia Leitich Smith and various sub-pages

Jane Kurtz: Children's Author


Debbi Michiko Florence

Lisa Firke: Hit Those Keys

Brian Yansky, this exit

Julia Durango

Santa Knows

Theo Black

Jane Yolen

Laurie Halse Anderson

Uma Krishnaswami: South Asia in Children's Literature

Marisa Montes: Writing Picture Books

Verla Kay's Website for Children's Writers & Illustrators

Toni Buzzeo: Author & Illustrator Visits

Anastasia Suen: Books

Kim Norman: Poet, Children's Author, and Illustrator


The Lisa Yee Blog

As If! Authors Support Intellectual Freedom

Three Silly Chicks

Shrinking Violet Promotions

YA Authors Cafe

Cynsations at Blogger

Cynsations at LiveJournal



Cynthia at JacketFlap

Cynthia's MySpace

Tantalize Fans! Unite

Children's Media Professionals' Forum

April Pulley Sayre

Sanguini's Shop

"Using the Web to Build Craft and Career" (additional links)

BookPage: America's Book Review

The Horn Book

Read Roger

The Edge of the Forest

Anastasia Suen

Anastasia Suen: Intensive Picture Book Workshops


Writers.com: Uma Krishnaswami: Writing for Children

Uma Krishnaswami

Toni Buzzeo

Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators

The Purple Crayon


Editorial Anonymous


Institute of Children's Literature

ICL sample chat