Monthly Archives: April 2014

Be amazed and delighted by David Wiesner at SCBWI Eastern PA Illustrator Day

You’ll be amazed and delighted with Author and Illustrator DAVID WIESNER https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZuIsAIKiNgY Recognize any of these Caldecott Winners?         David Wiesner is only the second person in the Caldecott awards long history to have won three times!! AND … Continue reading

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ILLUSTRATORS: We have a day JUST for YOU!!

 SCBWI Eastern PA presents Illustrator Day 2014 Saturday June 14th, 2014 At the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Illustrators, a day exclusively for you! Learn about the art of the picture book form from multi award-winning picture book creator David Wiesner … Continue reading

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PA Proud: Up Close and Personal with Eastern PA Author and SCBWI Member Paul Acampora

By Kim Briggs Today, we visit with Paul Acampora, author of I Kill the Mockingbird, Baseball Crazy, Defining Dulcie (Dial Books for Young Readers/2006), Rachel Spinelli Punched Me in the Face, as well as, multiple short stories.  1. So, tell me about I Kill … Continue reading

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How to Save $50 off 2014 Fall Philly Registration!

THREE fantastic things about the above title. We are bringing Fall Philly back this year!  Save the date – November 8, 2014! You can save $50 off Fall Philly Registration by helping us increase our Spring Pocono Retreat registration.  Spread the … Continue reading

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SCBWI Eastern PA talent is outstanding!

By Adrienne Wright We would like to acknowledge some of our great local talent and congratulate the following ALA 2014 award winning author-illustrators: Greg Pizzoli — Recipient of the 2014 Theodor Seuss Geisel Award for the most distinguished beginning reader book for … Continue reading

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Meet The Faculty, 2014 Pocono Retreat – Susan Campbell Bartoletti, Newberry Honor Author

Got Faculty?  We sure do! Here’s just a short interview with 2014 Pocono Retreat Keynote Speaker & Workshop Leader Susan Campbell Bartoletti talking about non-fiction writing.  Susan is decorated with too many awards to mention all, but among them is … Continue reading

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