Author Visits

I love talking about reading & writing!

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See below for a FREE option, too!

**I am currently closed to new speaking requests.**

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Programs Available (In-Person or Virtual)

The Story of a Story (K–2nd)

This interactive 25-30 minute program includes how an idea becomes a book, my writing process, a reading and Q&A.

Writing Workshop: Fiction (3rd–6th)

An opportunity for your students to work with me to improve their writing, tailored to fit the needs of your class. Please contact me to discuss your needs and pricing.

These Are Not Your Mother’s Picture Books: Writing for Today’s Child Reader (6th–12th)

A 45-50 minute presentation for tweens and teens about writing picture books for kids.

Free 15-Minute Virtual Visits

On select days during the year I offer free 15-minute virtual visits. These visits include a reading and a short Q&A. (One visit per school per year.)

​To schedule a visit, please contact me.