SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

September 2020 VBLP

HURRAH! HOORAY!

 

It’s a SCBWI-Illinois VIRTUAL BOOK LAUNCH PARTY!

 

Every Wednesday at 3:30 pm 

 

Join SCBWI-Illinois in celebrating its authors and illustrators as they launch their new 2020 books virtually!

See MENU at right for more information on how to join the party!   #SCBWI_ILaunch

 

SEPTEMBER 2020: CELEBRATE OUR AUTHORS & ILLUSTRATORS BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 2.

 

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SEPTEMBER 30th: RUTH SPIRO
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Celebrate SCBWI-IL PAL Ruth Spiro and her Baby Loves Science: The Five Senses Box Set
Charlesbridge / September 2020 /ISBN 9781632890580

ORDER BABY LOVES SCIENCE: THE FIVE SENSES FROM PREFERRED LOCAL INDIES:
—Ruth’s favorite local bookseller The Book Stall

FOLLOW RUTH SPIRO ON SOCIALS
—TWITTER @RuthSpiro INSTAGRAM ruthspiro FACEBOOK Ruth Spiro Author

VISIT HER AUTHOR WEBPAGES
https://ruthspiro.com

Ruth Spiro writes books that inspire kids to observe the world, ask questions, and when it comes to their futures DREAM BIG!

 

SEPTEMBER 2nd: MALAYNA EVANS
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Celebrate SCBWI-IL PAL Malayna Evans and her middle grade Aria Jones & the Guardian’s Wedja
Month9Books / August 2020 /ISBN 1951710142

ORDER ARIA JONES & THE GUARDIAN’S WEDJA FROM THEIR PREFERRED LOCAL INDIES:
—Mayalna’s favorite local bookseller Bookshop

FOLLOW MALAYNA ON SOCIALS
—TWITTER @malayna INSTAGRAM malaynaevans

—VISIT HER AUTHOR WEBPAGE

VISIT HER AUTHOR WEBPAGES
Malaynaevans.com

 

Malayna Evans having earned her Ph.D. in Egyptology from the University of Chicago, Malayna uses her education to craft stories that feature ancient places, people and artifacts … and mummies!

 

SEPTEMBER 9th: KEIR GRAFF
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Celebrate SCBWI-IL PAL Keir Graff’s middle grade The Tiny Mansion
G.P. Putnam’s / September 2020 /ISBN: 9781984813855

ORDER THE TINY MANSION FROM PREFERRED LOCAL INDIES:
—Keir’s favorite local bookseller Bookshop

FOLLOW KEIR SOCIALS
—TWITTER @KeirGraff INSTAGRAM Keir Graff

—FACEBOOK Keir Graff Author

VISIT HIS AUTHOR WEBPAGES
—Keirgraff.com

Keir Graff and Ilene Cooper toast the release of Keir’s latest middle-grade adventure, The Tiny Mansion! Keir discusses how the book relates to his previous titles, The Phantom Tower and The Matchstick Castle, as well as architecture and technology, writing action scenes, self-editing, and his dream to someday own a tiny house. And Ilene shares some book news of her own!

 

SEPTEMBER 16: COZBI CABRERA
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Celebrate SCBWI-IL Author/Illustrator Cozbi Cabrera’s beautiful picture book, Me & Mama
S&S Milner Books/ August 2020 /ASIN B084G9WWVW

ORDER ME & MAMA FROM HER PREFERRED LOCAL INDIES:
—Cozbi’s favorite local booksellers Booked, Bookends & Beginnings, 57th Street Books, Women and Children First

FOLLOW COZBI ON SOCIALS
—TWITTER CozbiHandmade INSTAGRAM @cozbi FACEBOOK Cozbi Books

VISIT HER AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR WEBPAGE
www.cozbi.com

Cozbi Cabrera is a multimedia artist who has illustrated a number of acclaimed books and has author/illustrated My Hair Is a Garden and Me and Mama.

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SEPTEMBER 23rd: JENNIFER GRANT
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Celebrate SCBWI-IL Author Jennifer Grant and Illustrator Gillian Whiting’s touching picture book, A Little
Church Publishing Group/ September 2020 /ISBN 1640652892

ORDER A LITTLE BLUE BOTTLE FROM HER PREFERRED LOCAL INDIES:
—Jennifer’s favorite local booksellers Bookshop

FOLLOW JENNIFER ON SOCIALS
—TWITTER @jennifercgrant

INSTAGRAM JenniferGrantWriter  FACEBOOK Jennifer Grant
VISIT HER AUTHOR WEBPAGE
www.jennifergrant.com

Jennifer Grant is an author and editor whose latest release is a story about grief and loss for children.

 

 

Click to view all the Spring Virtual Book Launch Parties on our YouTube Channel.

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