Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Critique Chats


(LIVE & Recorded: 60 minutes. Attend one session live with unlimited viewings of both recordings for one month)


Join the Boutique Critique Team for an intimate chat with our tailor-made faculty.
Ask YOUR questions about how our kidlit professionals find new talent, tailor advice to clients’ needs and sew together a season of books.


—Each LIVE session will be limited to 25 attendees per Zoom platform.


—Personally address faculty with your questions about their agency or house.


—Choose to attend either Agent Critique Chat or Editor Critique Chat during event registration.



Agent Critique Chat

D. Ann Williams, Emerald City Literary Agency

Saritza Hernandez, Andrea Brown Literary Agency

Samantha Fabien, Root Literary Agency


Editor Critique Chat

Aneeka Kalia, Viking Children’s Books

Jon Westmark, Executive Editor, Albert Whitman & Co.JUST ADDED!


How do I know which I selected for LIVE participation? Click here.

QUESTIONS: Email Deborah Topolski, Co-RA Illinois