Producing Picturebooks at Conceal & Reveal

In advance of Conceal and Reveal: Truth and Lies in Children’s Books, the CBI conference on 12th and 13th September we are profiling some of our speakers, click on the links for blogposts about Mac Barnett, the Young Adult panel, New Voices, publishers Barrington Stoke, William Grill and Breaking through with Poetry.

Dedicated to Cracking Reading- Barrington Stoke

We’re devoting blog posts to our upcoming conference, Conceal and Reveal; Truth and Lies in Children’s Books, tickets on sale now! Read all about Mac Barnett, the Mixing It Up Young Adult panel and our New Voices presenters. Today we’re focusing on publishers Barringston Stoke. We’ve invited MD Mairi Kidd to speak about Barrington Stoke’s dedication to cracking reading. 

Meet the New Voices at Conceal and Reveal

At the Day in the Life conference in January we at CBI tried something new, a New Writers panel. For Conceal and Reveal: Truth and Lies in Children’s Books, our annual conference coming up on September 12th and 13th, the panel is back, renamed New Voices, but with the same format.

Conceal and Reveal: Young Adult panel

This year’s conference theme is Conceal and Reveal: Truth and Lies in Children’s Books, and it seems to us that brutal truths and fantastic lies (that’s fiction to me and you) are being explored in current writing for young adults.

Mac Barnett Speaks the Truth!

  With just a few weeks to go until Conceal and reveal: Truth and Lies in Children’s Books, we are very excited to meet and hear more from our Saturday keynote speaker Mac Barnett! 

Rí Ra Children’s Festival of Literature

In honor of the 25th Anniversary of the CBI Book of the Year Awards we are delighted to be working with the Irish Arts Centre in New York on their first-ever festival celebrating Irish children’s literature! The festival takes place on Sunday, October 4 from 11 am – 4 pm and sees the very best Irish children’s authors and illustrators being recognized internationally.

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