Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

About SCBWI-Los Angeles

The SCBWI-Los Angeles chapter is proud to represent the birth place of SCBWI. Many generous, talented and visionary individuals in the field of children's literature, education and entertainment, have resided within its boundaries over the years, and many more such individuals are still to come.

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Coming Up...

Mentorship & Contest MG and YA authors with close to query-ready manuscripts: Enter to win a six month mentorship with author Nicole Maggi. Entry period: February 14, 2020 - March 27, 2020

Writers Day Pre-Event Masterclass Join us on the Friday before Writers Day for a Masterclass with Harold Underdown. The Masterclass is sold out. March 27, 2020

Writers Day Save the date for keynote presentations, breakout sessions, contests, manuscript reviews, and pitches to agents. Register now! March 28, 2020

Down the Rabbit Hole Join us aboard the Pacific Surf Liner from Union Station to San Juan Capistrano for a creative field trip for writers and illustrators. Register now! May 17, 2020

LitMingles are great places to meet local authors and illustrators – people like you who share your interests and goals. At these free events, you’ll have the chance to network, make friends, and get connected. Check the LitMingle Calendar for this month's meetings.

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