Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

  • Book Launch at Parnassus for The Story Collector – with Author Kristin O’Donnell Tubb
  • Midsouth SCBWI members with illustrator Janet K. Lee at the book launch at Parnassus for Sea Sirens
  • Attendees working in groups, paired off to practice their elevator pitches
  • Icebreaker at Lexington-area gathering, Querypalooza
  • Members of the Midsouth illustrator group enjoyed the art (and ice cream, too) at Vickie Lee's DnDoggos web comic display at Sweet T's in Kingston Springs, Tennessee.
  • Book Launch at Parnassus for A Tuba Christmas and The Twelve Days of Christmas in Tennessee, with illustrator Mary Uhles
  • Cakes from the book launch at Parnassus of Poppy's Best Babies (with author Susan Eaddy) and Pet This Book and Play This Book (with author Jessica Young)
  • Assistant Regional Advisor Erica Rodgers introduces opening keynote speaker Cheryl Klein
  • Author and Illustrator panel at 2018 SCBWI Midsouth Fall Conference
  • Manuscript and Illustration Contest Winners at the 2018 SCBWI Midsouth Fall Conference: Emily Eytchison (YA Honorable Mention) – for The Phoenix Time Caroline DuBois (MG Honorable Mention) – for Lost in the Dollhouse Shellie Braeuner (Picture Book Winner) – for Not a Penguin Jennifer Caroland (YA Winner) – for Spinning Visions Scott Soeder (Illustration Winner) – Illustration Contest Winner Marta Crisp (MG Winner) – for Steadfast & True
About Midsouth

The Midsouth Region serves SCBWI members who live in Kentucky and Tennessee. We have an active agenda of programs, events, and services to support our professional growth. 

SCBWI-Midsouth logo by Susan Eaddy, Copyright © SCBWI-Midsouth.