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(photo by Beth McGraw)

- upcoming author appearances -
  • Saturday, October 2 from 10 am - 2 pm

Children's Book Fest at Finger Lakes Community College in Canandaigua, NY

with Vivian Vande Velde, Sally Valentine, Marsha Hayles, Margo Fass, Nancy Lane, Laurie Gifford Adams, Susan Beckhorn, Elaine Verstrete, Kevin Coolidge, and Judy Bradbury.

So far, it's planned to be an in-person event. More details, click here.
Meanwhile, crank up the sound and enjoy this promo filmed with me and Wood librarian Mary Ferris.
  • Saturday, November 6 from 10 am - 5 pm

Rochester Children's Book Festival: Kids' Books ROC Virtual Festival

Check out the schedule here
or visit the FaceBook page here.

- latest author appearance -

"Reading Between the Vines" author event
at Vineyard View Winery on Sunday, September 19 

 For more pictures of the winery event, click here.
- 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


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

- Facebook -


No, I haven't joined the 21st century.

I don't have a Facebook page, but there is a

Vivian Vande Velde Books Facebook fan page!