Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Sarasota County

Sarasota-Venice Critique Group
Group Leader: Becky Herzog
Contact info:
When, where and how often: 2pm-4pm on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month at members’ homes or community function rooms
Members in group: currently 2
Open to new members? Yes
What to bring to meetings: Members submit up to 10 pages a week before meeting. Members should read and make notes on the text prior to the meeting.
Focus/Genres: Middle grade and YA all genres

Sarasota Scribblers

Group leader: Andrea Bevill


Contact info:


Date this form was submitted: 3/12/2016


When, where, and how often the group meets:

Barnes and Noble (4010 S Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231) the second Saturday of every month, 2-4pm


Members in group: 7


Open to new members? Currently putting people on a wait list. Will start a second group if enough people are interested.


What to bring to meetings: 5 – 10 pages of an MG or YA or a full PB manuscript. 4-6 copies.


Focus/Genres: PB, MG, YA