Appearances

Appearances

I am available for talks at book stores and to teachers, librarians, writers, church and synagogue groups, schools, and other audiences.

For publicity inquiries, please email Amanda Mustafic. amanda.mustafic@macmillan.com.

For speaking engagements, please visit my page at the Macmillan Speakers Bureau here, or send speaking inquiries to:
Julianne Lewis
Julianne.Lewis@macmillan.com
646-307-5544

If you would rather, you can get in touch with me and I will pass you on to Julianne.

By the way, if you’re not sure how to pronounce my name, you can click on this nifty link at TeachingBooks.net.


Upcoming Events

For publicity inquiries, please email Amanda Mustafic. amanda.mustafic@macmillan.com

October 6-7, 2017 
Boston Globe Horn Book Awards and Symposium, Boston, MA

October 14, 2017
Let’s Play Books Bookstore, 4-5:30 p.m.
Emmaus, PA
www.letsplaybooks.com

October 15, 2017
JCC Author Series, Allentown, PA. Details to come.

October 18-21, 2017
Humboldt County Author Festival, Humboldt, CA

October 26, 2017
Texas Association of School Administrators
Leading Learning 4 STEM 4 ALL: Kick-off Keynote Presentation, 10-11 a.m.
Lunch and book signing to follow
Nabisco Innovation Center
2450 Holcombe Blvd.
Houston, TX 77021

November 16-19, 2017 
NCTE St. Louis, MO

March 14, 2018 
Salmagundi Art Club Annual Fundraiser Dinner Speaker, NYC

March 21-25, 2018 
Virginia Festival of the Book

May 7-12, 2018
Teaching at Highlights Foundation


2017 Past Appearances

June 23-26, 2017: ALA, Chicago, IL
Sunday, June 25
8:55-10:00am
YALSA Coffee Klatch

11:00-12:00pm
Signing at the Macmillan Children’s Booth #2711

2:00-4:00pm
Program: Booklist 50 Years of YA, Room S103
Featuring me, Deborah Heiligman, Kristin Cashore, Brandy Colbert, Daniel José Older, Neal Shusterman, Megan Whalen Turner, and Nicola Yoon. Moderator: Dan Kraus.

4:00-4:30pm
Signing at the Booklist Booth #3217

July 15-17, 2017
ILA, Orlando, FL. Details to come.

 

April 2017:
»»Children’s Book World Haverford, PA. Philadelphia launch for Vincent and Theo.
»»LAUNCH PARTY! Books of Wonder, celebrating the publication of Vincent and Theo.

March 2017:
Teen Author Festival, New York Public Library panel.

February 2017:
»»Voices in the Family with Dr. Dan Gottlieb at the Philadelphia Art Museum. Creativity: Life From the Inside Out. Event will air on WHYY in March.
»»Intrepid Museum, reading The Boy Who Loved Math.


Past Appearances

Festivals
Southern Festival of Books
PEN World Voices Festival
World Science Festival
Virginia Festival of the Book
Los Angeles Festival of Books
Princeton Book Festival
Empire State Book Festival
NYC Teen Author Festival
Gaithersburg Book Festival
Festival on Faith and Writing, Calvin College
Bank Street BookFest
Princeton Book Festival

Conferences
National Science Teachers Association
Book Expo America
American Library Association Conference
National SCBWI Conference
Rutgers One-on-One Plus Conference
New York State English Teachers Conference
SCBWI Metro New York Tuesday Professional Series
Children’s Book Guild of Washington, DC
Pennsylvania School Librarians Conference
Pennsylvania SCBWI conference, 20th anniversary
Shenandoah University Children’s Literature Conference
NCTE/ALAN conference
YALSA Literature Symposium
IRA Conference
Association of Jewish Librarians Conference
Conference on Jewish Story
NCTE for Orbis Pictus award
New York City Schools Conference panel

Workshops
Highlights Foundation: Books that Rise Above: A Children’s Books Colloquium

Universities
Boston College, Conversations with…Author/Illustrator Series
Appalachian State University, Darwin Bicentennial Series

Special Events
60th National Book Awards Ceremony and Benefit Dinner (finalist!)
National Geographic Galapagos Cruise (My husband, Jonathan Weiner, and I were guest lecturers on this 10-day cruise to the Galapagos.)
Eric Carle Museum
New York Public Library Literary Salon–panel on Ethics in Nonfiction
New York Hall of Science The Boy Who Loved Math