Society of
Children's Book Writers
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“Nonfiction Picture Books: Lessons I’ve Learned” with Author Sandra Nickel

Date(s) - 05/22/2022
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Sandra NickelIn this webinar, author Sandra Nickel shares the important lessons she’s learned writing nonfiction picture books and will provide helpful tips, including choosing your topic, researching beyond the internet, keeping the illustrator in mind, and finding your theme. Plenty of time for Q & A will be included!

Day: Sunday May 22,  2022
Time: 5-6 pm (CET)
Where: Via Zoom – link will be sent 24 hours prior

€15 SCBWI member ticket
€25 Non-member ticket


Sandra Nickel is an award-winning author of picture books, including the nonfiction invention story, Nacho’s Nachos, and the nonfiction biographies, The Stuff Between the Stars, and Breaking Through the Clouds. She holds an MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts and has presented workshops on writing for children and young adults throughout Europe and the United States. She is honored to be the winner of a Christopher Award, a two-time winner of the Katherine Paterson Prize for picture books, and a finalist for the SCBWI Golden Kite Award for Nonfiction for Younger Readers. You can learn more about Sandra at