Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Digital Catalogue

Please note – we have changed the submission format for our forthcoming Bologna Book Fair Digital Catalogue


The SCBWI is pleased to announce that through our new Digital Catalogue format we will be showcasing PAL books from our worldwide membership. For the 2018 Book Fair ANY PAL BOOK, published since January 2016 from a member may be included in our Digital Catalogue.

The SCBWI will be actively promoting the digital catalogue with publishers from around the world. It will also be available through this website and provided on promotional material distributed at the fair.

For your title to be included only in the Digital Catalogue, there will be a charge of $US25. To have your title included in the Digital Catalogue then please select Catalogue Ticket and pay here for your ONE title. You will receive a confirmation email. This must be completed by December 15, 2017 – now extended to December 17. After this date members will not be able to access this form or submit their title.

For an additional fee, members can have their book displayed in the PAL Book Showcase at Bologna booth at various time throught the fair. Further details about the showcase display are here on our PAL Book Showcase page.

Please note, there are NO refunds.


Please note:

* Only PAL books published after January 1, 2016 are eligible for the catalogue.

* Only one title per member is permitted.

* Members must register and pay here to have their book included in the Digital Catalogue.

* Members must add their book to their Member Profile. Follow the instructions here

* You do NOT have to post a copy of the title to Headquarters. Only Showcase titles are delivered to headquarters.

* There are no refunds.


Please make sure that you complete ALL the information on the Catalogue Inclusion Page (it makes it easier for compiling your catalogue page). If you do not complete all details as required above by 11:59pm Pacific Standard Time on December 17, 2018, your title will not be included in the Digital Catalogue. Please also note that the image of the book cover and your headshot must be in the formats requested and of production quality. 


Sample (click image below for larger version):

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