Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

9th Annual Idaho Conference on Youth and Children’s Literature and Writing

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Date(s) - 04/22/2017
7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Boise State University, Student Union Building
1700 Univeristy Drive - Boise, Idaho



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April 21 & 22, 2017

9th Annual

Idaho Conference on Youth and Children's Literature and Writing

  • Keynote Speakers include: Wendy McClure, Managing Editor at Albert Whitman and Companyand Dr. Maggie Chase and Stan Steiner from Boise State University's Department of Language, Literacy and Cluture.
  • Attend our 3-hour picture book intensive workshop taught by Bonny Becker, author of the Mouse and Bear books.







    Speak with agent or editor about your manuscript! Michelle Witte from Mansion Street Literary and Wendy McClure will each have ten openings for critiques.

  • Learn craft from award winning authors: Leslie Patricelli, Tess Hilmo, Alane Ferguson, Kristiana Gregory and Gloria Skurzynski.
Illustration by Amethyst Tagney

Intensives and a Keynote Luncheon is included—day-of and week-of registrations will have a cafeteria or food court lunch option.

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