Namrata Tripathi, executive director at Atheneum Books, an imprint of Simon and Schuester, works on all types of books, from young picture books to young adult fiction. She describes her tastes as eclectic and literary. She is also an author and has written numerous books for children.
Bree Ogden, agent at Martin Literacy Management, works specifically with children’s authors and graphic novels. Her clients include HC Noel, Anthony Flacco and Jo Anna Hagen.
Lin Oliver, co-founder and executive director of SCBWI, writes and produces movies, books and television series for children.
Steve Mooser, president and co-founder of SCBWI, is an author with over 50 titles to his credit, including The Ghost With the Halloween Hiccups and The Hitchhiking Vampire.
Cynthia Reeg, the Missouri Writing Mentor for 2011, is the author of five picture books for children. She has also published numerous stories in magazines such as Clubhouse, Faces, Highlights and My Friend.
Jody Feldman, award-winning author of the Gollywhomper Games and The Seventh Level, teaches writers and entertains children with her wit and words.
Sue Bradford Edwards, editor, writer, blogger, teacher and past SCBWI regional advisor, has been published by READ Magazine, Ladybug, Young Equestrian, Children’s Writer, Harcourt Brace and Women on Writing.
Jeanie Ransom, award-winning author of five picture books, has previously served as the Missouri Mentor and loves teaching new writers how to succeed in the business.
Deborah Zemke, author/illustrator, has illustrated more than 40 children’s books and brings a serious sense of silliness to her work.
Lynnea Brumbaugh, professor at Washington University, teaches writing and was a primary developer of the university’s children’s literature program. She is a professional editor, a published author and the assistant regional advisor of the Missouri SCBWI.
Children’s Writers Conference
Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010
St. Charles Community College
Register online: http://www.stchas.edu/learnforlife
Name _______________________________ Address ______________________________
State _______________ ZIP ______________Phone _______________________________
Early Registration Before Oct. 10
____ SCBWI Member $95
____ Non-member $115
After Oct. 10
____ SCBWI Member $110
____ Non-member $135
One-on-one critique session
____ $30 *Critiques must be submitted by e-mail to
email@example.com by Tuesday, Oct. 5.
$____ Total Due
If you have special lunch needs or would like a
vegetarian option, please call 636-922-8233.
Mail, phone or fax registration to:
St. Charles Community College
4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive
Cottleville, MO 63376
Phone: 636-922-8233 Fax: 636-922-8686
Make check payable to: St. Charles Community College
Payable by Mastercard, Visa or Discover credit/debit card (please circle):
Name on Card ___________________________
Credit Card Number _____________________
Exp. Date ______ 3-Digit Security Code _______