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- latest author appearances - 
May 16 virtual writing workshop for 5th graders at St. Pius X School in Rochester, NY 

at Wood Library in Canandaigua, NY, on April 23
For more pictures from the Wood Library event, click here.
April 13: A virtual writing workshop for 5th graders at St. Kateri School in Rochester, NY
March 25: A virtual writing workshop for 5th and 6th grade students at Nazareth Elementary in Rochester, NY
February 26 I spoke (virtually) at Bal Sahitya Mahostav, Nepal's Children's Literature Festival 2022
Click here to see the trailer for the event.
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- 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


(Lucy is also the person to contact to book a school visit.)

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