The Coast-to-Coast FLIGHT OF THE PUFFIN READ ALOUD is here!

Kicking off April 19th: Join Ann and 20,000 readers from all across the country in reading her new book FLIGHT OF THE PUFFIN. There’ll be 5 weeks of videos including classroom activities and ways to connect with people in different places. Find out more & sign up here!


Flight of the Puffin publishes on May 4th!

Tuesday, May 4th  at 7pm EST: Join the Flight of the Puffin Virtual Launch Party hosted by Bartleby’s Books! All are welcome! Register here.


Thursday, May 6th  at  8pm EST: Virtual Event with the Author of STARFISH, Lisa Fipps, at Blue Willow Books. Register here.

Wednesday, May 12th at 7pm EST:  Virtual Event with Newbery Honor Author Jasmine Warga (THE SHAPE OF THUNDER) at The Unlikely Story. PLUS: there will be a giveaway for a free 30 minute school visit with both of us! Register here.






Past Events

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



2018-2019 School Year

9/14 – The Brattleboro Museum and Art Center

9/15 – Bartleby’s Books in Wilmington, VT

9/16 – Village Square Booksellers in Bellows Falls, VT

9/28-29 – nErDcamp Northern New England in Freeport, ME

10/1 – West Woods Elementary School in Farmington, CT

10/7 – Silver Unicorn Books in West Acton, MA

10/13 – The Brattleboro Literary Festival

10/20 – Toadstool Bookshop in Keene, NH

10/21 – Olde and New England Book Shop in Newfane, VT

10/28 – MainStreet Bookends in Warner, NH

11/3 – nErDCamp Long Island, in Huntington, NY

11/14 – Katy Budget Books in Katy, TX

11/15 – 11/18 – National Council of Teachers of English Conference in Houston, TX

12/6 – Woodstock Union Middle/High School in Woodstock, VT

1/29 – School Visit in Springfield, VT

1/31 – School Visit in Chesterfield, NH

2/8 – School Visit in Westminster, VT

2/26-3/1 –– School Visits in Baltimore County, MD

3/4-3/5 –– School Visits in North Carolina

3/7-3/9 –– Southeast YA Book Fest in Murfreesboro, TN

3/11-3/12 –– School Visits in Western MD

3/13 –– Event for All School, One Book Read of OCTOPUS, Long Beach, NY

3/16 –– Bear Pond Books w/ author Lindsay Stoddard, Montpelier, VT

3/22-3/23 –– KidLitCon in Providence, RI

3/30 – Panel at Aesop’s Fable Bookstore in Holliston, MA

3/31 –– Panel at Massachusetts Library Association Conference

4/1-4/2 –– School Visits in Massachusetts

4/4-4/5 –– School Visits in Middlebury & Vergennes, VT

4/6 –– NerdCampVT in Essex, VT

4/7 –– Print Book Store w/ author Josephine Cameron, Portland, ME

4/8-4/9 –– School Visits in Maine

4/12 –– School Visit in Brattleboro, VT

4/15  –– School Visit in Austin, TX

4/16 –– Texas Library Association Conference

4/26 –– School Visit in Jamaica, VT

4/27 –– An Unlikely Story Bookstore w/ author Padma Venkatraman 

5/1 –– Panel at Phoenix Books for Children’s Book Week, Burlington, VT

5/2 –– School Visit in Cabot & Twinfield, VT

5/11 –– 1st Annual Monroe Children’s Book Festival in Monroe, Georgia

5/16 –– School Visit in Washington Depot, CT

5/17 –– All School, One Book School Visit in Mattituck, NY

5/18 –– NerdCampNJ in Chatham, NJ

5/20-5/22 –– School Visits in Baltimore County, MD & New Jersey

5/29 –– Green Street School Visit in Brattleboro, VT

5/30 –– School Visits in Dover and Putney, VT

6/22 –– ALA Conference in Washington, DC

6/25 –– Middle Grades Institute in Burlington, VT

 7/8-7/9 –– NerdCamp in Michigan!