AWP 2015 with Children's Publishers and Authors: A Photo Essay

The Association of Writing Programs and Writers held its annual conference from April 9-11, and effectively took over the city of Minneapolis for four days. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

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Fall Regional Bookselling Shows 2015: Children’s Authors Appearing at the 2015 Regional Bookselling Trade Shows

A selection of some of the hundreds of children's book authors who will be at this season’s regional shows. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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Children's Books at the Brooklyn Book Festival: A Photo Essay

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AWP 2016 in Photos: Publishers, Writers, and Readers Meet Up in L.A.

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Young People's Literature at the 2015 National Book Awards: A Photo Essay

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BEA 2015: Children's and YA Publishing in China

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BEA 2015: Spotlight on African-American Children's Authors and Illustrators

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