When this many creative people join forces, prepare for magic.

WINC's authors and illustrators have written it all: picture books, nonfiction, historical and graphic novels, mystery, fantasy, biography, contemporary fiction and poetry.

Altogether, we've created hundreds of books and scores of short stories, CDs, ebooks and anthologies.

For more about individual WINC members, click below.


WINC Emeritae:

Julie Fortenberry, now in Pennsylvania

Louise Hawes, now in California

Consie Powell, now in Minnesota

Cate Tiernan (Gabrielle Charbonnet), now in South Carolina

Barbara Younger


In Memoriam:

Lisa Flinn

Luli Gray

Bonnie Christensen

Maureen Crane Wartski




Cat & Mouse from Wild Things, Front Street Books an imprint of Boyds Mills Press © 2009 Clay Carmichael.

Turtles from An Island Scrapbook, Simon & Schuster © 1998 Virginia Wright Frierson

WINC logo © 2005 Consie Powell, WINC emerita

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