Author Maureen McQuerry
“School visits ignite the imagination and remind the students and me that the world is full of possibilities waiting to crack open. We live in a world where too often forget that magic.”
About Maureen McQuerry
Maureen divides her time between writing, teaching and presenting. Her YA novel, The Peculiars (Abrams/Amulet 2012) is an ALA Best Book for Young Adult Readers 2013, Bank Street and Horne Book recommended book, and a winner of the Westchester Award. Beyond the Door (Abrams/Amulet) the first in the Time Out of Time duet, is a Booklist top Ten Fantasy/SciFi for Youth. The adventure continues in this spring in the The Telling Stone (Amulet, May 15, 2015). Maureen has taught writing to children and adults, loves giving author talks in schools and at conferences. When she’s not writing or reading, she’s hiking, biking or traveling and always hoping for a real life mystery or adventure.
Janet Lee Carey
“I love the moment when the shy student finally raises his or her hand to ask a question. The questions are usually so thoughtful and the discussions that follow that are thrilling!”
About Janet Lee Carey
Janet Lee Carey is the award-winning author of nine Young Adult novels including her newest release, In the Time of Dragon Moon book three of the Wilde Island Chronicles, ALA Best Books for Young Adults. Winner of the Mark Twain Award and finalist for the Washington State Book Award, her books highlight the courage of children and teens, and explore the challenges of staying true to your values while following your dreams. School Library Journal starred review calls her work, “fantasy at its best-original, beautiful, amazing, and deeply moving.” Statistics have shown that children who read are more compassionate. Janet links each new book with a charitable organization empowering youth to read and reach out. She tours the U.S. and abroad presenting at schools, book festivals and conferences for writers, teachers, and librarians. Janet and her family live near Seattle WA. http://www.JanetLeeCarey.com
Author Natasha Wing
“Connecting in person with my readers. “
About Natasha Wing
Natasha Wing is the bestselling author of The Night Before series, and the ALA Notable book, An Eye for Color: The Story of Josef Albers. She is currently Skyping for free via Skype in the Classroom, but due to overwhelming requests, will be charging a fee starting in April 2015. She also does live school visits. For more information, check her website, like her on Facebook, and follow her on Goodreads!
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