Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

October Meeting with Nancy Roe Pimm

Date(s) - 10/12/2020
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


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We are excited to have Nancy Roe Pimm as our guest for the October Zoom meeting! Nancy is a long-time member of SCBWI, the author of many nonfiction books for children, as well as the new picture book: Fly, Girl, Fly! Shaesta Waiz Soars Around the World. Nancy’s talk is entitled My Journey to Publication.




A native of Brooklyn, New York, Nancy Roe Pimm is the author of multiple nonfiction narratives for young readers. Her book Colo’s Story: The Life of One Grand Gorilla was selected as a Choose to Read Ohio (CTRO) title for 2013 and 2014 by the State Library of Ohio and the Ohioana Library Association. She is also the author of The Indy 500: The Inside Track, The Daytona 500: The Thrill and Thunder of the Great American Race, The Heart of the Beast: Eight Great Gorilla Stories, and Flying Solo: The Jerrie Mock Story. All five titles were Junior Library Guild Selections. Her first picture book, Fly, Girl, Fly! Shaesta Waiz Soars Around the World releases in September of 2020. She lives in Ohio.



Event Details:

-The event will take place from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm on Monday, Oct 12 via Zoom.

-This event is FREE for Central & Southern Ohio SCBWI members, but you MUST REGISTER in order to receive the Zoom meeting link.

-This event will be recorded.


We hope to see you all there! If you have any questions, email us anytime at