Upcoming Events


National Council for Teachers of English (NCTE) Conference

November 16-19, 2023

Columbus, OH



Check out the Coast-to-Coast FLIGHT OF THE PUFFIN READ ALOUD . . . at  anytime!

In the spring of 2021, Ann read aloud from Flight of the Puffin and answered reader questions for five weeks, and now you can experience that read aloud experience whenever you want! Watch videos of read alouds and classroom activity starters, including ways ways to reach out to those feeling isolated. Plus, you can start reading the sections for the first two weeks for FREE with the downloadable sampler!. Find out more here!









Past Events

I’m grateful to the schools, libraries, and bookstores that have hosted me so far! 


2022-2023 School Year

Frostburg State Children’s Literature Festival, MD

Tory Author Series in Warner, NH

School Visit in Accident, MD

School Visit in Farmington, CT

School Visit in Westminster, VT

School Visit in Richmond, VA

School Visit in South Burlington, VT

School Visits in Monkton and Bristol, VT

School Visit in Duxbury, VT

School Visit in Montpelier, VT

School Visit at Rumsey Hall in CT

School Visits in Hagerstown, MD

School Visit in Allentown, PA

School Visit in Weston, CT

School Visit in Weymouth, MA

Event at An Unlikely Story in Plainville, MA

School Visit in Westborough, MA

School Visit in Hampton Falls, NH

School Visits in Lebanon, NH and Fairlee, VT

School Visit in Medford, MA

Litapalooza in Naperville, IL




2018-2019 School Year

 The Brattleboro Museum and Art Center

Bartleby’s Books in Wilmington, VT

Village Square Booksellers in Bellows Falls, VT

nErDcamp Northern New England in Freeport, ME

West Woods Elementary School in Farmington, CT

Silver Unicorn Books in West Acton, MA

The Brattleboro Literary Festival

Toadstool Bookshop in Keene, NH

Olde and New England Book Shop in Newfane, VT

MainStreet Bookends in Warner, NH

nErDCamp Long Island, in Huntington, NY

Katy Budget Books in Katy, TX

National Council of Teachers of English Conference in Houston, TX

Woodstock Union Middle/High School in Woodstock, VT

School Visit in Springfield, VT

 School Visit in Chesterfield, NH

School Visit in Westminster, VT

School Visits in Baltimore County, MD

School Visits in North Carolina

Southeast YA Book Fest in Murfreesboro, TN

 School Visits in Western MD

Event for All School, One Book Read of OCTOPUS, Long Beach, NY

Bear Pond Books w/ author Lindsay Stoddard, Montpelier, VT

KidLitCon in Providence, RI

 Panel at Aesop’s Fable Bookstore in Holliston, MA

Panel at Massachusetts Library Association Conference

 School Visits in Massachusetts

School Visits in Middlebury & Vergennes, VT

NerdCampVT in Essex, VT

Print Book Store w/ author Josephine Cameron, Portland, ME

School Visits in Maine

School Visit in Brattleboro, VT

School Visit in Austin, TX

Texas Library Association Conference

School Visit in Jamaica, VT

An Unlikely Story Bookstore w/ author Padma Venkatraman 

Panel at Phoenix Books for Children’s Book Week, Burlington, VT

School Visit in Cabot & Twinfield, VT

1st Annual Monroe Children’s Book Festival in Monroe, Georgia

School Visit in Washington Depot, CT

All School, One Book School Visit in Mattituck, NY

NerdCampNJ in Chatham, NJ

School Visits in Baltimore County, MD & New Jersey

Green Street School Visit in Brattleboro, VT

School Visits in Dover and Putney, VT

 ALA Conference in Washington, DC

Middle Grades Institute in Burlington, VT

NerdCamp in Michigan