What carrot can you have the library offer to motivate an audience to show up?
Are you the kind of author or illustrator who finds doing school visits to be excruciatingly painful?
There are four basic ways for authors to be visible at local, state and national conferences.
It’s a no-brainer: before you visit a school, all the kids should’ve have heard or read your books. . . But — is it just me, or is this happening less and less? Here’s how to encourage schools to introduce your books to kids.
If you’re like me, we do school visits that are typically one-shot, Big Events. For example, my visits typically involve doing large-group assemblies and smaller writing workshops for upper-grade kids all on the same day. But here’s something I’ve done recently that I love: working with a single classroom in my local community over a […]