Tag Archives: Critiques

A Cafe Chat with Quirk Books Editor Rick Chillot, by Laura Parnum

I was recently able to chat with Rick Chillot, editor at Quirk Books in Philadelphia. Rick will be presenting at YA/MG Day in November, and he’ll also be doing critiques, so be sure to sign up here. Laura: Hello, Rick. … Continue reading

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A Cafe Chat with K.M. Walton, by Lindsay Bandy

Hello, Eastern PA! I’m here at the Cafe with our good friend, K.M. Walton. If you attended Fall Philly in 2017, you probably heard Kate’s amazing keynote. Because we all wanted to hear more, we invited her back for the … Continue reading

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Registration is Open for WISH UPON A STORY on August 21!

Do you have a wish for your manuscript? 🌟You might just find the magic to make your wish come true at Sarah Aronson’s upcoming WISH UPON A STORY event at the Bethlehem Public Library. Join us August 21 from 8:30am … Continue reading

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That First Critique, by Lindsay Bandy

I was in a cold sweat. It was my first SCBWI conference AND my first professional critique. I’d had various relatives read my manuscript, but that was about it. I was afraid I would lose my lunch – and I … Continue reading

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First Fridays Are Back!

  Got a manuscript or some illustrations you’d love some opinions on? Need a few pairs of fresh eyes? We’ve got just the thing for you! E-mail Lindsay Bandy at LKBandy84@yahoo.com to submit the first page of a picture book manuscript, … Continue reading

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