What Teresa Funke is Reading This Summer I’m currently reading A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman at the suggestion of a friend who was on a quest to find writers who could “write well, but also tell a good story.” I’m also reading Story Genius: How to Use Brain Science to Go Beyond Outlining… Read More @teresafunke Recommends #SummerReads
We asked authors to share their favorite summer read. Here is Renee Riva‘s: Saving Sailor because it was all of my best memories from childhood before cell phone or computers. Just swimming g, boating, and playing with my dog on an island with 3 log cabins. Bliss. If you live in the Tri-Cities (Washington), you… Read More #ReneeRiva – What is your favorite #summerread?
Guest Posting by Author Teresa Funke A recent study conducted by Dr. Jo Anne S. Pandey found three primary benefits to author visits in schools: 91% of educators and librarians responding to the survey said they believe author visits motivate students to read more; 74% said they inspire creativity and expression; 68% said they motivate… Read More The Ultimate Guide to School Visits @teresafunke #FridayFeeling
The Top Ten Questions Kids Ask at Author Visits Guest Posting by Author Melanie Conklin Did you always want to write books? It did not occur to me to write a book until I was 34 years old, but I have always loved to read. Reading was my favorite activity as a kid, followed closely… Read More So Excited to Be Working with @MLConklin #AuthorVisits #WednesdayWisdom #AmReading
Author visits are a great way to get students excited about school. Schedules are filling up for the 2017-2018 school year. Check our calendar to see when authors will be in your area. Many offer discounts if multiple school schedule events while they are in town. Interested in an author visit? Contact us today!!