Check out the Team Author Visit I offer with my friend and best-selling author Natasha Wing, creator of The Night Before Series of books. Our unique approach allows us to serve all of your students, grades K-8 in one day!

Book Us For:

  • Children's Book Week
  • Any national reading day
  • Your read-a-thon
  • Your book fair
  • Or any time you want to celebrate literacy!

Natasha Wing has been writing for more than 27 years and has published 30 books including biographies, fiction, and picture books. She enjoys sharing her writing life with future writers!

Teresa Funke is the award-winning author of six books about World War II. Her popular middle-grade series The Home-Front Heroes includes The No-No Boys and V for Victory. She has been writing and publishing for more than 27 years and loves helping young writers realize that every child has a voice, a story, and the power to change the world!

Programs

K-3 Programs by Natasha Wing
Two 45-minute shows on the behind-the-scenes of what it’s like to be a children’s book author. Includes writing process, book-making steps, where ideas come from, Q&A, and a reading.

4-8 Programs by Teresa Funke
Two one-hour presentations geared for each grade focus on listening skills, idea generation, voice, sensory words, concrete details, and revision. Teresa will inspire your students to see how writing will help them achieve their future goals.

One-on-one Time With the Authors!
In addition to their programs, Teresa and Natasha offer one-on-one conversation time with teachers, gifted students interested in writing, or students who need extra inspiration to read and write.

Free Books: 10 free books are included with every visit.

Honorarium for Visit with Two Authors:
Schools within a 30-mile radius of Fort Collins:
$1,200

Schools outside a 30-mile radius of Fort Collins:
$1,500 (some travel expenses may apply)

Includes 4 programs, personal session with teachers or select students, a book signing, and classroom activities.