Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Hotel and Transportation


The closest airport is Nashville International Airport (BNA). If flying into BNA, you will need transportation to and from the hotel. The approximate cost for a taxi from the airport to the hotel is $60 each way. (Nashville also has Uber and Lyft.)

Embassy Suites Cool Springs

820 Crescent Centre Drive, Franklin, TN 37067


Click HERE to see a map on the event home page.

All rooms at the Embassy Suites include a living area with sleeper sofa, refrigerator, coffee maker, microwave, and a separate bedroom with one king or two queen size beds. A cooked-to-order breakfast, manager’s reception, and business center access are included for every guest at no extra charge. Fitness area, indoor pool, wireless internet, and free shuttle within a five-mile radius are also available. There will be complimentary self-parking on site for conference attendees. Room rates are $165 for single or double occupancy, $175 for triple occupancy, and $185 for quadruple occupancy; please use the group code SCB when reserving your room.

Click HERE for the portal to make hotel reservations at conference rates.

Note: Reserve early! Rooms are limited, and the promo code will expire at midnight, August 13th (if and only if there are rooms left at that time).