Be in Control of Your Author Visit Schedule

Here’s what I find surprising – when I hear seasoned authors start with these words, “I didn’t know until they sent me the schedule . . . “ The sentence is completed in any number of ways: “. . . that the host didn’t schedule lunch” “. . .has me addressing Pre-Ks and I write […]

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Understanding Schools, Avoiding Miscommunications

Life is busy for your school visit hosts. Miscommunications happen. . . But before going all “prima donna” or “pezzonovante” on them, cut schools some slack.

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5 Ways to Encourage Schools to Read Your Book Before Your Visit

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.

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