New England SCBWI Critique Groups

NESCBWI Critique Groups are held, usually on a monthly basis, in communities throughout all the New England states. Each group is unique, shaped by the talents of the Critique Group Leader and the participants.

On this site you will see a list of the currently open critique groups in each state. If you have any questions, contact your local coordinator at

Don't see a group in your area? Fill out our critique group request form and we will contact you if a group becomes available. If you would be interested in starting a group, send a request to You can also check back since this site is updated regularly.


Rajani LaRocca, Central New England (MA)

Sally Wilkins, Northern New England (NH, ME, VT)

Tracy Newman, Southern New England (CT, RI)

Tuesday, February 8, 2011


  1. We are forming a new critque group for both writers and illustrators in Concord MA. Just sent an email to Rajani. Please let me know how can we make it official for the SCBWI NE group. =) JJGow (Twitter @WriterJJGow)

  2. By the way, the group is open for writers (PB to YA, both fiction and non-fiction).