SCBI Annual Writing Conference

SCBWI Annual Writing Conference

Tell Me a Story

2014 Regional Conference

April 25th -26th, 2014

Don’t miss our annual writing conference for readers, writers, teachers, and librarians of children’s literature. Sponsored by Boise State Department of Literacy, SCBWI, ICIRA.

Featured Speakers:

Jennifer Nielsen, New York Times bestselling author of The False Prince, The Runaway King, and Book 6 of Scholastic’s Infinity Ring Series.

Melissa Miller, Associate Editor at Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Children’s Books.

Gregory Taylor, librarian at Hillside Junior High School in Boise, Idaho.

Kelly Gallagher, literacy education expert, full time English teacher at Magnolia High School in Anaheim, California, author of Readicide: How Schools Are Killing Reading and What You Can Do About It, Reading Resources: Motivational Mini-Lessons for Middle and High School, Deeper Reading: Comprehending Challenging Texts, 4-12, and more.

 When and Where:

Book signing by authors: Friday, April 25, 2014, 4:00-5:30 pm at Rediscovered Bookshop, 180 N. 8th Street, in Boise.

ICIRA Reception, Awards Dinner: Friday, April 25, 2014, 5:30-8:30 pm, BSU Student Union Building, Bishop Barnwell Room with dinner and keynote speaker, Kelly Gallagher.

Conference: Saturday, April 26, 2014, 7:45 am-5:00 pm

Boise State University, Student Union Building, Lookout Room, 1910 University Dr, Boise, ID 83725

Manuscript critiques and graduate, undergraduate,

and in-service credit available.

 Register at SCBWI (Utah/Southern Idaho Chapter, Events)