Great sources of information about children's books and publishing:
To find out about independent booksellers located
close to you
(Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators)
(Children's Book Council)
Lots of info about authors, illustrators and book resources
(The Purple Crayon)
Publisher of many of my books
The art school in New York City where I teach
(and you can find information about my class)
(The Authors Guild)