Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

First Pages Panel Submission Information

If you have successfully signed up for a spot in one of our four first-page categories,

Picture Book

Middle Grade

Young Adult

Other (Nonfiction, poetry, easy reader, etc…)

And you've registered and paid for the Saturday of the conference, you may email your first 250 words – and a copy of the email you received saying you registered – to leewind (at) roadrunner (dot) com 

Subject Line must read: WD14 First Pages: (And then note if it's Young Adult, Middle Grade, Picture Book or Other. If Other, specify what kind of other it is.)

Your submission must be received by March 1 to be considered.

NOTE: Not every submission will be critiqued, but there's still much to learn from the First Pages panel.