Show & Tells with Rosemary Wells

Posted on: February 2, 2018

with VIP guest author

Rosemary Wells

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

from 6-8 pm

Rosemary Wells is an award-winning author, illustrator, and master teacher. A New York Times bestselling author, she has published over 130 books. She has graciously offered to …

Europolitan Conference 2017 – Community & Collaboration

Posted on: May 23, 2017

The Château de Cheneau, just south of Brussels, was the site of the 2017 Europolitan conference May 13-14, 2017. This year’s theme, “Pens, Pencils & Partnerships,” was …

Two-part Master Class with Legendary Editor SARAH ODEDINA

Posted on: March 4, 2017

Sarah Odedina Photo

Two-part Master Class with Legendary  Editor SARAH ODEDINA

Friday, March 10 and April 21 from 5-7pm


*Sign up for BOTH sessions and get a free critique.*


Sarah began her publishing career selling translation rights and moved in to …

What Workshop Got Rave Reviews? Coe Booth’s!

Posted on: February 6, 2017

Building Your Fictional World with Strong Secondary Characters






On February 27, Coe Booth led an excellent workshop that attendees are still talking about.

In the two-hour masterclass designed to improve writing skills, she shared how she …

Two Agents, One Night in Paris

Posted on: April 18, 2016


Two Agents






One of the great things about having the Bologna book fair close by, is that agents often swing through Paris on their way back home. This year we were spoiled by having two agents

Show & Tell Surprise

Posted on: April 28, 2015


P1030390 It's always nice getting together with fellow SCBWI members for our monthly meetups, but sometimes we have surprise guests who make the gathering extra special. This time we were joined by: Bree Despain, YA author of the DARK DIVINE …

Europolitan15 by Elizabeth Brahy

Posted on: April 8, 2015

P1030331Hello fellow SCBWI France members. I just wanted to give those who couldn’t make it to Europolitan15 a little recap our wonderful weekend. The second edition of our European conference was held in Amsterdam and it set the bar pretty


Posted on: September 13, 2014

As of now, applicants may nominate themselves——they do not need to be nominated by another member.  This change is effective immediately, in the hopes that we will receive more applications by the nomination deadline, which is October 1, 2014. 

Critically …

Welcome to the SCBWI France website

Posted on: October 21, 2013

… and our new blog.

Here we will place information and news from the world of children's literature for our SCBWI France members. We look forward to meeting you and hearing from you soon.




Authors Amy Plum and Claire Merle

Posted on: October 11, 2013

ClaireAmyPhoto of Young Adult authors Amy Plum and Claire Merle during their talk at WH Smith bookstore (248 Rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris).