Author #ReneeRiva’s Favorite Things About #AuthorVisits #WednesdayWisdom #KidLit

My favorite thing about school visits is letting kids see that authors were once noisy little kids just like them who usually got in trouble for talking or daydreaming too much. It’s important for kids to be exposed to real people in person who do something they love for a living. The author has learned… Read More Author #ReneeRiva’s Favorite Things About #AuthorVisits #WednesdayWisdom #KidLit

#MondayMotivation @truditrueit on #SchoolVisits #KidLit #AmReading

How have school visits changed in the last 10-years? For me, school visits are, and always have been, the coolest perk of being a writer. When I started doing them, about 12 years ago, most schools were interested in hosting me to talk about fiction (I write both fiction and nonfiction for children). Over the… Read More #MondayMotivation @truditrueit on #SchoolVisits #KidLit #AmReading

#FridayFunday #FridayReads @deblund on #AuthorVisits #Kidlit #AmReading #FridayFeeling

Author Deb Lund on the Importance of Author Visits What is your favorite thing about school visits? I can’t fully express how excited I get about motivating and inspiring kids to write. I love reading the emails I get from teachers after my visits. They talk about classes getting back to their classrooms after my presentations and… Read More #FridayFunday #FridayReads @deblund on #AuthorVisits #Kidlit #AmReading #FridayFeeling

#MondayMotivation Why #AuthorVisits Are Important @NatashaWing @truditrueit @marynethery @janekurtz @janetleecarey @KirbyLarson @teresafunke

Happy Monday! This was such a great posting, we decide to re-post for some Monday motivation. We asked some of our favorite authors why author visits are important and their favorite thing about visits. Here are their answers. Natasha Wing My favorite thing about author visits is seeing the projects that classrooms made inspired by my books.… Read More #MondayMotivation Why #AuthorVisits Are Important @NatashaWing @truditrueit @marynethery @janekurtz @janetleecarey @KirbyLarson @teresafunke

#FridayFeeling Why #AuthorVisits Are Important @NatashaWing @truditrueit @marynethery @janekurtz @janetleecarey @KirbyLarson @teresafunke

Happy Friday! We asked some of our favorite authors why author visits are important and their favorite thing about visits. Here are their answers. Natasha Wing My favorite thing about author visits is seeing the projects that classrooms made inspired by my books. So clever! Trudi Trueit Author/illustrators visits are important because children need to know… Read More #FridayFeeling Why #AuthorVisits Are Important @NatashaWing @truditrueit @marynethery @janekurtz @janetleecarey @KirbyLarson @teresafunke