Vivian Vande Velde Main Page

 - some sneak peeks -

  • Squirrel in the House

Coming in August 2016, published by Holiday House.


  • 23 Minutes, in German and Dutch



To read more about 23 Minutes (in English), click here.


- latest author visit -

a writing workshop with some very talented teens at the Greece Public Library, April 21

For more pictures from the Greece Library workshop (thank you, teen librarian Claire Talbot!), click here


- Interview -

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


- currently nominated for the following awards -
8 Class Pets + 1 Squirrel (divided by) 1 Dog = Chaos

  • 2015/2016 Tennessee Volunteer State Book Award for the Intermediate Division (Grades 3-5)

  • To learn more about 8 Class Pets, click here .



    •  2015-2016 Young Hoosier Book Award (Indiana), Intermediate Division 

    To read more about Frogged, click 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