Last year, we wrote 21 Ways to Fund Author Visits, focusing on ideas librarians and teachers can do to raise money for equipment, special projects, and author visits. As I bought some lemonade from a neighborhood stand the other day, I realized we’d left a big part out of our list: the kids! Continue reading “5 Fundraising Ideas Kids Can Do”
The sun is shining, birds are singing, and summer is almost here. So there’s only one question we’re trying answer: What are we going to read?
We at The Booking Biz are always looking for new books to read and recommend. That’s why we’ve compiled this list of the books we’re most excited about this summer. Continue reading “2017 Summer Reading List”
If you weren’t at the Texas Library Association convention in San Antonio, you missed quite a book celebration. And our clients were among the hits. Continue reading “TLA Celebrates Our Clients”
Our clients are always busy, bringing out new books and presenting at events big and small. It’s no wonder they receive so many accolades. Here’s their latest news: Continue reading “New Books! More Praise! And Where Are Kwame, Erzsi and Pablo?”
Many children’s book authors and illustrators spend a lot of time visiting schools and libraries to teach, inspire and encourage young readers—and even those children who aren’t so enthusiastic about reading. But with so many amazing speakers available, how do you choose? Here are some guidelines: Continue reading “How to Choose the Best Author or Illustrator for Your Event”
Here’s what our clients have been up to, have cooking and have been receiving… Continue reading “New Books, Accolades, Events”
We’ve got that warm holiday feeling at The Booking Biz, and what better way to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year than with magical wishes? Here are season’s wishes from us and our family of authors and illustrators…
We know our clients are brilliant, but we can’t be happier than when others see it too.
The Booking Biz continues to build its list of amazing authors who do fantastic author visits with the additions of Kathi Appelt, Donna Janell Bowman, P.J. Hoover, Lisa Papademetriou and Christina Soontornvat. Each of these authors, as well as all our clients, present author visits that are loved by teachers, librarians and children.