Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

  • SCBWI NV Assistant Regional Advisor. Do you want to know the benefits of joining SCBWI NV?

    Cynthia Ritsko
  • Nevada SCBWI Illustrator Coordinator. Do you need motivation or inspiration for your illustration?

    Megan Kellermyer
  • PAL Coordinator - How can we help PAL Members? Do you have a book event?

    Jacci Turner
  • Co-Leader, SCBWI NV Equity and Inclusion Advisory Group. How can we work better together?

    Michael Harley
  • Co-Leader, SCBWI NV Equity and Inclusion Advisory Group. What can we do to great a more inclusive community?

    Stephanie Villamor
  • WriteRiders Newsletter Editor - Suggest how we can provide value.

    Nazanin Ford
  • WriteRider, Assistant Editor - Do you want to submit an article?

    Cindy Lamug
  • SCBWI NV Picture Book Group Coordinator. Do you want to join our online PB Illustrator group?

    Bonnie Kelso
About Us

We are a diverse community of hardworking volunteers dedicated to fostering a community of pre-published and published authors of children’s books that includes young adult books. We support our membership by creating events throughout the year that connect writers and illustrators with notable agents and editors in the children’s book

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SUBMIT to WriteRiders Newsletter with email Subjects: Good News; Writing Proposal; or Spot Illustrations (JPG files). Send email to 

Picture Book Critique Group: Meeting every 2nd Saturday morning and every 4th Wednesday evening of the month. See calendar for dates and link to the registration form. Also, join our Facebook Group at

*** NV REGION Quarterly Zoom Hangouts are back: March 20, June 25, Sept 14, Dec 11

*** VOLUNTEER MEETING October 23, 2022 at 3pm

SCBWI Digital Workshops

Please note that if there is no option to pay for a critique on the registration page, that means the critiques are sold out.