See the Story Behind the Book

How can we get kids excited about reading? You can invite children’s book authors for an Author Virtual Visit.

Hearing authors bring their stories to life

Building connections between kids and the written word, inspiring them to pursue creative endeavors, and lessons learned in the classroom into the world.

"Creative and Entertaining"

"Learning Experience and Inspiration"


“His extraordinary ability to integrate content and writing in a personal, yet professional manner is unparalleled. He enriched the lives of our students and staff. Everyone (staff) agreed that Chris is the best presenter ever at our school.”


St. James Elementary
St. James, NY

 “The students have become even more enthusiastic about literature and the arts.”

“The children were enthralled with his presentation and his techniques. It motivated them to write and illustrate their own stories.”


American Community School Amman

“The ability to be creative and entertaining helped my students become better thinkers, writers, problem solvers, readers and scientists through the arts”


P.S. 194 Manhattan, NY



You can start by filling out and sending us the request form below.

Allow yourself time to prepare for the visit by starting as soon as possible. Encourage everyone to visit websites and social media to get acquainted with their books.

All the books offer many opportunities to study historical and multi-cultural topics. Use these books as a springboard to planning classroom projects, like these.

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