Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

  • Welcome! We are the Inland Northwest members of the Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators. We live throughout eastern Washington and North Idaho. We write, illustrate, and translate stories for children and teens. Our members are published and pre-published. Anyone interested in creating literature and art for children is encouraged to join! There are several ways SCBWI members connect with their local & global communities.  1. Attend an upcoming event. 2. Create an SCBWI member profile. Log in, visit: My Home/Edit Profile, and add your details. 3. Read the SCBWI INW monthly newsletter. Our newsletter is sent by email, so make sure is added to your email contacts list. 4. Visit SCBWI's discussion board with all your kid lit questions. 5. Find a writing group. 6. Connect with SCBWI INW on social media.   Facebook public page: Facebook group page for members: Twitter: Instagram: I look forward to meeting you at an upcoming event! Rachel Hamby Regional Advisor SCBWI Inland Northwest
SCBWI Inland Northwest

We are a professional organization serving writers & illustrators of children’s and YA literature in eastern Washington & northern Idaho. Our programs and events provide opportunities to enhance craft, build community, and deepen understanding of children’s publishing. Welcome!


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