Tag Archives: Picture Books

An Interview with Author Pamela Tuck and a Book Giveaway, by Virginia Law Manning

Hello, Eastern PA members! I’m thrilled to introduce Pamela Tuck. Pamela is a writer, mother, and SCBWI PAL member who grew up in Greenville, North Carolina, but now lives in Eastern Pennsylvania. She is the author of Mother of Many, the 2007 Lee & Low … Continue reading

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Together at Heart, by Andree Santini

Together at Heart What have you been creating since staying home due to the pandemic? I’ve been busy the last two months conceiving, writing, illustrating, editing, formatting, and indie-publishing my first picture book. Indirectly about COVID-19, Together at Heart While We’re … Continue reading

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An Interview with Associate Editor Alex Borbolla, by Virginia Law Manning

We are so lucky to have Associate Editor Alex Borbolla of the Atheneum imprint of Simon & Schuster joining us for our 2020 Pocono Retreat in April. Alex will be part of our fantastic faculty lineup and will also be offering … Continue reading

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Member News — November 2019

Member News is a new monthly feature on the EasternPennPoints blog. We hope to celebrate our members’ good news and help spread the word far and wide. Send us your children’s book related news—book deals, releases, awards, author or illustrator events … Continue reading

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Member News — October 2019

Welcome to our first edition of “Member News,” a new monthly feature on the EasternPennPoints blog. We hope to celebrate our members’ good news and help spread the word far and wide. Send us your children’s book related news: book … Continue reading

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SCBWI BookStop: The Facts, by Laura Parnum

Some of you may have heard of SCBWI’s BookStop event, but maybe you’re not sure exactly what it is. BookStop is a promotional event that occurs every year in October and November. Members who have a book published in the current … Continue reading

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#Vacation: Vacation Time, by Joe Kulka

Vacation Time By Joe Kulka   Joe Kulka is an award-winning picture book author and illustrator. He has illustrated over 20 books for children, 6 of which he wrote. Joe’s book “Wolf’s Coming!” has won multiple awards and was named … Continue reading

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#Vacation: Pirate Ship, by Julie Fortenberry

Pirate Ship by Julie Fortenberry   Julie Fortenberry has an MFA from Hunter College and her abstract paintings have been in the Whitney Museum of American Art, but for the last 15 years she’s been painting for preschoolers and kindergarteners. … Continue reading

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#Vacation: The Big Wave, by Lee Harper

The Big Wave by Lee Harper   From The Girl with the Metal Shovel, written by Lee Harper (unpublished). Lee Harper is a picture book illustrator from Doylestown, PA, most known for his whimsical illustrations for the best-selling Turkey Trouble series … Continue reading

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#Vacation: “The Best Vacation of All!” a Poem by Diane Hanington

The Best Vacation of All! By Diane Hanington My eyes won’t stop wandering, My attention is in lack. My legs are extremely restless, Can’t wait to go home and pack. At last the bell finally rings, A hundred feet hit … Continue reading

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