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Last year's Picture Book Workshop was held on January 7, 2006 at Best Western of Westminster.

Read testimonials and view pictures from this event








Saturday, July 07, 2007

McDaniel College, Westminster, MD

A preview of the developing faculty includes:

Laurent Linn, Senior Art Designer, Henry Holt


Robin Tordini, Editor, Henry Holt

an editor from National Geographic Books


Nancy Werlin, author, and recent nominiee for the 2006 National Book Award for her book Rules of

Survivial. Werlin is the author ofThe Killer's Cousin, (winner of the 1999 Edgar award

for best young adult mystery and a list of other awards), Locked Inside, (nominated

for the Edgar Award for Best Young Adult Mystery published in 2000, Black

Mirror, (an ALA Best Book for Young Adults, and a Booklist Top 10 Mysteries

for Youth), and Double Helix (a book that received starred reviews from

Publishers Weekly, School Library Journal, and ALA Booklist in 2004).

She holds a bachelors degree in English from Yale University.

Learn more about Nancy Werlin on her website:



Lisa Graff, Editorial Assistant, Books for Young Readers at Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Farrar, Straus and Giroux


Read testimonials from the 2006 Summer Conference!