Frequently Asked Questions
This page will be continually updated with new answers as we
get questions. If you have a suggestion for a question you would like answered, send it to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
do I find a critique group?
- If you
are an illustrator, contact Ruth McNally Barshaw, Illustrator Coordinator (ruthexpress AT aol DOT com)
- If you are a writer (or illustrator) looking for a group, post a request to our
listserv. Include the following information: genre, experience level (if appropriate), meeting area (Lansing, Detroit, Marquette,
etc.), and meeting frequency.
- To learn more about the critique
process and how to start a group, see Articles.
May I be included
in SCBWI-MI's online lists of "Authors and Illustrators"?
are the author or illustrator of published work/s, or you have a book contract with expected publication date/s, and you are
a Michigan SCBWI member, you are eligible for one of our lists. Here is the information you need to submit. Contact Diane Telgen (email@example.com) with any questions.
How do I submit my book for inclusion in the "New Books" section of our website?
You must be a Michigan resident and a current
member of SCBWI with PAL status. Your book/s must be current; some additional limitations may apply. Please contact Diane
We are no longer updating our Speakers List; members should use their profile
at www.scbwi.org to promote speaking services.
May I request a link to my personal website from
our KidsBookLink.org site?
In addition, be aware that any full (not
associate) member may request his/her professional site be linked to the "members web pages" portion of the SCBWI
site. For instructions, visit www.scbwi.org.
How do I correct information about me that
appears at our website?
–suggest a helpful link for the “links” section of our
–submit an article or interview for possible publication at our website?
–advise there is an
error (of any sort) at this website?