Events & Author Visits

Interested in having me speak for your class, library, teen reading group, or community center?

Contact me for details and my schedule! Let’s set something up! I’ve talked with all ages, from Kindergarten through Adults, about The Girl with the Red Balloon, writing historical fiction, writing Jewish stories, and various writing topics.

Upcoming Events


The Voracious Reader (Larchmont, New York) – October 5th at 6:30 PM
– with Betsy Aldredge (author of Sasquatch, Love and Other Imaginary Things)
Author Reading, Q&A, and signing!

Books of Wonder Event (New York City, New York) – October 15, 2017 at 4pm
-with Lindsay Smith (author of Sekret, Dreamstrider, A Darkly Beating Heart, and The Witch Who Came in From the Cold)  – author talk, Q&A, signing

Charm City Spec Reading (Baltimore, MD) – October 18, 2017 at 7pm
– inaugural reading event at Bird in Hand, a cafe and bookstore, with Sunny Moraine (Labyrinthian) and Catherine Asaro (Saga of the Skolian Empire)

Sirens Conference: October 27-29

Tattered Cover – Aspen Grove (Littleton, Colorado) – October 29th, 2017 at 2pm
Join me, E.K. Johnston, Melanie Crowder and Ashley Poston for a YA panel at Tattered Cover! Kaitlyn Sage Patterson will moderate.
Event information and address here


Children’s Author and Illustrator Day  – November 3rd, 2017 (time tba)
Children’s Book World, Haverford, PA

Fall Philly (Philadelphia, PA) – November 5th, 2017 (all day event)
Eastern PA SCBWI event — workshop

YALLFEST (Charleston, SC)
– November 10-11th, 2017 (all day event) for details
(No tickets required to most of the events; Keynote tickets available now)