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Author Visit Opportunities


Author visits are a great way to motivate students to read and write. For your convenience we've tried to compile the latest information we have from local and regional authors about their terms but please note that terms are subject to change and all cost information should be verified with the author. To book an author or for more information please email Fiction Addiction.

 

Time Sensitive Opportunities:

 

Hope LarsonHope LarsonHope Larson

Graphic novelist Hope Larson is available for author visits on Friday, October 19th, 2018. She can do two school visits that day. Each visit will consist of one presentation to an audience of 100-150 students. The cost for this author visit is $1000. The recommended age range is 4th-7th grade. Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Hope Larson at your school. 








Gwenda BondGwenda BondGwenda Bond

Gwenda Bond is available for author visits on Friday, October 19th, 2018. Gwenda charges $1000/day for up to 2 workshops/visits. The recommended age range is ages 8-12 (3rd-7th grade). Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Gwenda Bond at your school. 





 

 


Makiia LucierIsle of Blood and Stone

Makiia Lucier

Makiia Lucier is available for author visits on Friday, October 19th, 2018 from 1pm on. She can present earlier if the school will cover a Thursday night hotel stay. Makiia prefers to present to small classroom-sized groups, and can present about world-building and writing strategies for both historical fiction and historical fantasy, as well as the path to publication. She is donating one presentation to a Title I school, otherwise the cost is $300 per presentation. The recommended age range is 6th grade and up. Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Makiia Lucier at your school. 







Scott ReintgenNyxiaScott Reintgen

Scott Reintgen is booked for author visits on Friday, October 19th, 2018 but he is available on Thursday, October 18th (the afternoon if just 1 school) if the school can cover his hotel that night. Scott would love to give a presentation to as large of a group of students as possible, and will do up to two presentations per school. He can present about how passion fuels what he does, or give a general reading/writing presentation. Scott will present for free, but pre-order forms must be sent home in advance. The recommended age range is middle school. P

lease email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Scott Reintgen at your school. 






Kaitlyn Sage PattersonThe DiminishedKaitlyn Sage Patterson

Kaitlyn Sage Patterson is available for author visits all day on Friday, October 19th, 2018. She can present to a group of 10-150. No gym presentations unless for a group of over 150 and in conversation with another author. Presentation topics include How to Build a World with Food, Going from Writer to Author, and Crafting. Kaitlyn will present for free. The recommended age range is ages 14 and up. Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Kaitlyn Sage Patterson at your school. 




Regional Authors

 


Emily B. MartinHeart of IronEmily B. Martin

Emily B. Martin is a young adult author local to Clemson, SC. She is available on October 19th as a part of the ReadUp festival. Emily prefers to present to small groups of 20-30 students, but can do larger presentations if desired. She is both an author and an illustrator (she did her book covers!), so she can present/do a demonstration in an art class, or present on the writing process, worldbuilding, writing a satisfying story arc, writing nature adventures and rugged characters, adventure girls and science guys, fantasy in general, etc. The cost would be $139.80 (a minimum purchase of 20 paperback books per presentation), along with tax and gas reimbursement. The recommended age range is 8th grade and up. Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Emily B. Martin at your school. 







Ashley PostonHeart of IronAshley Poston

Ashley Poston is a young adult author who resides in Columbia, SC. She is available on October 19th as a part of the ReadUp festival. Presentation size and cost are TBA. The recommended age range is 8th grade and up. Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Ashley Poston at your school.










 

Beth RevisHeart of IronBeth Revis

New York Times bestselling author Beth Revis is available for author visits after noon on Friday, October 19th, 2018 in conjunction with the ReadUp Festival. She can also be scheduled for school visits any time before or after the festival for a small additional fee to cover travel expenses. Beth is the author of multiple New York Times bestselling books across multiple genres: contemporary, fantasy, and science fiction, including ones in the Star Wars universe, as well as a series of nonfiction books suitable for teens about writing and publishing. Beth has three programs to offer. Her large keynote speech can be given to any size, from 7th to 12th grade students, for a fee of $500. The topic is on inspiration and working hard to achieve goals. Beth also has a writing workshop suitable for 5th grade and up that teaches students creative writing in a fun new way. The fee is $10/student, minimum 10 students and maximum 35, and includes a copy of a 50 page workbook that the students get to keep. Lastly, Beth is willing to do a classroom or school-wide question-and-answer session for ReadUp Greenville at no charge, with a purchase or 25 of Beth's books donated to the school or students. Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Beth Revis at your school.








Jessica LeakeBeyond a Darkened ShoreJessica Leake

Jessica Leake is a local young adult author. She is a part of the ReadUp festival, and is available on October 19th from 10am on. She is willing to do a presentation to whatever size audience the school prefers. Jessica can present on 11th century Irish and Viking history, Celtic and Norse mythology, general writing/publication, and can do a Q&A. The cost is $400, or an equivalent book purchase. The recommended audience is ages fourteen and up. P

lease email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Jessica Leake at your school. 







 

Christa MillerRaccoon RescueChrista Miller


Christa Miller is the author of Raccoon Rescue, a book inspired by her volunteer work for Izzie's Pond, a nonprofit animal rescue. Her presentations are best suited for ages 6-9, and are dyslexia friendly. The cost is $450 for all-day; single session rates are negotiable. Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting 
Christa Miller at your school. 

 






Jonathan VossRaccoon RescueJonathan D. Voss

Jonathan D. Voss is a regional illustrator. His presentations are typically aimed at 1st through 3rd graders, although they can be tailored for older students. Jonathan talks about how he makes a picture, and how a picture book is made. He also does an interactive time with the students where they create they beginnings of a story and he illustrates it based on their ideas. He then takes the students through the editing process, where he shows them how to make the story and illustrations even better. In addition, he will bring in original finished art, sketches, and printed pieces, as well as do a Q&A. The cost is $400 for half day and $550 for a full day, plus any incurred traveling expenses. Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Jonathan D. Voss at your school. 

 


Jo HacklSmack DabJo Watson Hackl

Jo Watson Hackl is a Greenville author. Her presentations are best suited for middle school students. She is currently offering free author visits through October, but asks that teachers read her book in advance of the visit and that the school makes order forms available to students and their parents. Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Jo Watson Hackl at your school. 

 






A.M. MorgenThe InventorsA.M. Morgen

A.M. Morgen is a regional middle grade author. Her presentations are best suited for upper elementary and middle school audiences. The cost is $250 for a half-day visit, and $500 for a full day. Please email jill@fiction-
addiction.com if you are interested in hosting A.M. Morgen at your school. 

 






Nora CarpenterYoga Frog

Nora Carpenter

Nora Carpenter is the author of the picture book Yoga Frog. She gives class presentations for elementary school students. These interactive sessions include a reading of the book with yoga poses, breathing exercises, additional yoga poses/games, and a Q&A. She is willing to tailor sessions if schools have a particular want/need in mind. The cost is $200 per session. Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Nora Carpenter at your school. 

 



Kate BeasleyLions and LiarsKate Beasley

Kate Beasley is a middle grade author. Her presentations are best suited to 2nd-6th graders, and she is happy to do large or small groups. She shares with students what the daily life of a writer is like, and explores the writing and publishing process. The presentation also includes group writing exercises and a Q&A. The cost is $2000 a day. If applicable, the school will be responsible to pay for airfare; Kate will book the cheapest flight available and send receipts to the school. Kate will cover any other expenses (hotel, food, etc.) herself. The school should provide books for sale, and send home order forms before the visit. Kate also loves to do virtual visits through Skype or Google Hangouts, and does these for free. Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Kate Beasley at your school. 

 






Shelli R JohannesCece Loves ScienceShelli R. Johannes

Shelli R. Johannes is the author of books for all ages, from picture books to young adult fiction. She can speak to students of any age, on topics ranging from Creative Writing 101 to From Spark to Novel. The workshops also come with a study guide, reading, and activities. The cost is $450 per session. Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Shelli R. Johannes at your school. 

 





John Claude BemisBemisJohn Claude Bemis

John Claude Bemis is a regional author with more than 12 years of classroom teaching experience. He would love to come and get your students excited about reading and writing! He can do 3-4 presentations within a school day, customized to the best fit of your school. He has options available for students ranging from kindergarten to 12th grade. The cost is $900 per day, plus travel (mileage from Hillsborough, NC along with a hotel if the visit requires overnight stay). Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting John Claud Bemis at your school.

 






Stacy McAnultyMiscalculations of a Lightning GirlStacy McAnulty


Stacy McAnulty is a regional author who can do presentations for students ranging from kindergarten to eighth grade. The cost for a full day visit would be $1000 plus travel (est: hotel at $45, and food at $25). Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Stacy McAnulty at your school.











Ali StandishThe Ethan I Was BeforeAli Standish


Ali Standish is a regional author who can do presentations for students ranging from third to ninth grade. The cost for a full day visit (up to four assemblies/classroom workshops, lunch & signing) would be $1000 plus travel, including one night's stay at a hotel. For presentation types, click here. Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Ali Standish at your school.











Barbara O'ConnorWonderlandBarbara O'Connor


Barbara O'Connor is a regional author who can do presentations for students within 100 miles of Asheville, NC. The cost for a full day visit, which includes three 50 minute sessions, would be $1,500 plus hotel for the night before and mileage based on current IRS rates. Please email jill@fiction-addiction.com if you are interested in hosting Barbara O'Connor at your school.




 

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