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- upcoming author visits - 

Two different Barnes and Noble stores in the Rochester, NY area

  • Thursday, December 12 at the Pittsford Barnes & Noble:

3:30 - 5:00

to benefit Allendale Columbia Bookfair
Pittsford Plaza
3349 Monroe Ave.
Rochester, NY 14618

  • Saturday, December 14 at the Webster Barnes & Noble:

12 noon - 2 pm

to benefit St.Ambrose Bookfair
Towne Center
1070 Ridge Rd.
Webster, NY 14580
* with Keely Hutton (author of Soldier Boy and Secret Soliders)! *
- latest author visits -
Barnes and Noble Greece to benefit St. Pius X School in Rochester, NY on December 8
For more pictures of the St. Pius Book Fair, click here.
The Bird House in Rochester, NY on December 7
To see more pictures from the signing at The Bird House, click here.


For pictures from older events, click on the flag "Photo Albums"

- latest interviews - 

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"Judy Bradbury Writes about Books that Open Minds and Hearts, Initiate Conversations, and Expand Possibilities."

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To read more about Squirrel in the Museum (pictures by the talented Steve Bjorkman), published by Holiday House, click here.

It's a companion piece to

8 Class Pets + 1 Squirrel ÷1 Dog = Chaos and Squirrel in the House

And--just because it's so cute--here's a picture of my friend (and fellow author) MJ Auch reading Squirrel in the Museum to her two grandsons.

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No, I haven't joined the 21st century.
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- Website News -
Notice the Study Guides flag.
That's the place to go if you're interested in activities, discussion questions, or study guides for my books.  For the moment, there are only three (for 8 Class Pets, Curses, Inc., and Heir Apparent).  So, if you've written a study guide or quizz for one of my other books and you're willing to share, please contact:
Lucy Giglio, Author Booking Agent