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Dawn YoungSCBWI Arizona PAL Author Showcase and Q&A

Beginning November 2020, SCBWI AZ will host PAL Author Showcases to celebrate recent PAL book releases. This event will spotlight authors and/or illustrators, who will introduce themselves and their books, and provide attendees the opportunity to get answers to their general publishing questions.

These free events will be moderated by PAL coordinators Laura Ellen and Dianne White.

Previous Showcases:

July 24, 2020 – 1:00 pm – View recording here:

Annie Watson Kim Tomsic Roberta Gibson Sara Fujimura

March 27, 2020 – 1:00 pm – View recording here:

Dawn Young Nate Evans Jim Pailott Judi Moreillon

November 21, 2020 – 1:00 pm – View recording here:

Terri Fields Kelly deVos Monica Brown Dusti Bowling Bill Konigsberg

SCBWI Arizona PAL Book Cover Submission

If you are a PAL member with new books coming out in the upcoming quarter, don’t forget to send in your book covers to be featured in the rotating slide show on the SCBWI-AZ home page.

Upcoming deadlines are as follows:

  • – Submit by March 15, for releases during April 1 – June 30
  • – Submit by June 15, for releases during July 1 – September 30
  • – Submit by September 15, for releases during October 1 – December 31
  • – Submit by December 15, for releases during January 1 – March 30

PLEASE NOTE: You must be a current SCBWI member in order to have your PAL book cover listed on the region’s rotating slide show.

October 1, 2021 – December 31, 2021 PAL Releases:

Kathie McMahon Dianne White Dawn Young

July 1, 2021 – September 30, 2021 PAL Releases:

Sara Fujimura

April 1, 2021 – June 30, 2021 PAL Releases:

Annie Watson Dawn Young Roberta Gibson Kim Tomsic
Kelly deVos Kathy McMahon

January 1, 2021 – March 30, 2021 PAL Releases:

Nate Evans Dawn Young Judy Morellion Juana Martinez-Neal

October 1, 2020 – December 31, 2020 PAL Releases:

Cori Cooper Dianne White  Kathy McMahon Kelly deVos
Lori Alexander Sharon Skinner Terri Fields