Being a member of a literary organization is a great way to stay in the know, and network with others in the industry. Are you keeping up with the events your local Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) chapter is hosting? If you’re in the New York metro area, they’ve got a lineup of great events covering how to write killer first lines and pages, to an agents panel. All events are led by industry professionals, and SCBWI members recognized for achievements in kid lit.
Click here to find your local chapter of SCBWI.
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