Welcome to SCBWI-Illinois' Online Bookshop! We are the Illinois Region of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. The Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators is the only professional organization specifically for individuals who write and illustrate for children and young adults. Our mission is to support the creation and availability of quality children’s books in every region of the world. Learn more on our SCBWI-Illinois website. Shop our bookstore for outstanding titles by members of the SCBWI-Illinois Region.