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 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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