Thank you for your interest in the "Illinois Authors’ Corner" column in the Illinois Reading Council Communicator. The IRC Communicator is a highly professional publication that serves as the newsletter to our 5,000+ reading teacher/librarian members several times each year.
If you are interested in submitting information on a new book you have authored, please fill out the below form:
This information will be included in the next IRC Communicator. If you are an IRC member or become a new member of the Illinois Reading Council, you may add a 3 to 5 sentence description of your new book(s). Please try to keep it to 75-100 max word count. As a member of the IRC, you also have the option of buying space to include a photo of your new book cover at a cost of $10.00 per cover. Please submit the cover electronically (JPEG or TIF file format with a resolution of 300 dpi) to Carrie Sheridan.
You can visit our membership page on our website to download a membership form or join online. As a member, you will receive the Illinois Reading Council Communicator as well as the Illinois Reading Council Journal. Please mail your $10.00 per cover and membership form + dues (if necessary) to the Illinois Reading Council, 203 Landmark Drive, Suite B, Normal, IL 61761-1836. If you have any questions about submitting information, please email or call Carrie Sheridan at (888) 454-1341.