Eight debut picture book giveaways are listed on Goodreads for a grand holiday giveaway!
Enter to win SNAPPSY THE ALLIGATOR (DID NOT ASK TO BE IN THIS BOOK) by Julie Falatko (2016 debut author), illustrated by Tim Miller.
Enter to win SALAD PIE by Wendy BooydeGraaff (2016 debut author), illustrated by Bryan Langdo.
Enter to win NED THE KNITTING PIRATE by Diana Murray (2016 debut author), illustrated by Leslie Lammle.
Enter to win PUG MEETS PIG by Sue Lowell Gallion (2016 debut author), illustrated by Joyce Wan.
Enter to win THE WILLIAM HOY STORY: HOW A DEAF BASEBALL PLAYER CHANGED THE GAME by Nancy Churnin (2016 debut author), illustrated by Jez Tuya.
Enter to win YOU’RE MY BOO by Kate Dopirak (2016 debut author), illustrated by Leslie
Enter to win QUACKERS by Liz Wong (2016 debut author-illustrator).
Enter to win CITY SHAPES by Diana Murray (2016 debut author), illustrated by Bryan
Two 2016 Picture Book Debuts will be at Bank Street Bookstore today, October 29, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. Meet Robin Newman and Diana Murray and their witchy characters Hildie Bitterpickles and Grimelda, the very messy witch.
From Bank Street Bookstore’s FaceBook page:
“Bank Street Bookstore
has a weekend line-up full of seasonal tricks and treats. On Saturday, October 29 at 10:30 a.m., author Lese Dunton reads her book “Charlotte’s New York Adventure.” At 1:00 p.m. that day, authors Diana Murray and Robin Newman present their books “Grimelda the Very Messy Witch” and “Hildie Bitterpickles Needs Her Sleep.” Author Tamara Bower stops by on Sunday, October 30 at 2:00 p.m. to share her book “The Mummy Makers of Egypt.” Brain candy all!”
New York, New York
SCBWI (Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators) is having a Book Blast, and several of our 2016 picture book debuts have pages.
The Book Blast will be running from October 10 to November 18, 2016, with incentives to visit, browse and buy books every week. This week’s incentive is to post pictures of your favorite Book Blast picture book page on Twitter for a chance to win a $100 gift card, and SCBWI will match it with a donation to We Need Diverse Books.
Meet Diana Murray, picture book author, and Lori Richmond, picture book author-illustrator at Princeton Children’s Book Festival on September 24, 2016.
Congratulations to 2016 picture book debut illustrator, Mary Uhles, on KOOKY CRUMBS: POEMS IN PRAISE OF DIZZY DAYS, out today!
And, you are invited to the launch party:
Two of our picture book debut authors, Robin Newman and Julie Falatko, will be at the International Literacy Association conference in Boston on July 9 to 11.
Two 2016 picture book debut authors will be at Nerd Camp in Parma, Michigan on July 12. Come out to this free event and meet Minh Lê and Ruth Spiro.
Three picture book debut authors from our group will be at the American Library Association Conference & Exhibition in Orlando. Meet Sylvia Liu, Robin Newman and Minh Lê.
Four picture book debut authors will be at the Chesapeake Children’s Book Festival in Easton, Maryland on June 11, 2016. Come and meet Robin Newman, Nancy Armo, Cheryl Lawton Malone and Wendy BooydeGraaff, along with many other authors and illustrators.