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- upcoming events -

I will be attending several book festivals and other public events in the upcoming months, starting with

  • Canandaigua Children's Book Fest

Canandaigua Book Festival
Saturday, October 1
10 am - 3 pm
at Finger Lakes Community College
For more information, visit 

  • book signing

An author signing at the Greece, NY Barnes and Noble
featuring my latest book Squirrel in the House

Friday October 14, 2016
at 7:00 pm
Mall at Greece Ridge Center
330 Greece Ridge Center Drive
Rochester, NY 14626

  • Writing Day

I will be one of the instructors at a writing workshop for student authors, parents, and teachers offered by the Rochester Area Literacy Council on
Saturday, October 22
8:30 - 12:00
at French Road School
488 French Road
Rochester, NY 14618

Registration required.
For details, click here:


 - now available -

Squirrel in the House
To learn more about Squirrel in the House, click here.


- Interview -

Read the "Get to Know Vivian Vande Velde" interview by Deena Viviani in Rochester and Genesee Valley Parent by clicking here.

- Facebook -

No, I haven't joined the 21st century.
I don't have a Facebook page, but there is a
- 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