Eva Ridenhour

Eva Ridenhour

Author Website:

Author Address: Bismarck, ND, US

Genres: Comic fiction

Presentations: Eight-year old Eva Ridenhour is an author and illustrator. She has been a successful participant in National Novel Writing Month's Young Writers' Program for three consecutive years, and has self published two of those works: Birds on the Run and Attack of the Reptiles. Through online promotion, blogging, book tours, exhibitions and the hosting of special events, Eva has sold over 130 copies of her books.

This fall, Eva was interviewed on The Office of Letters and Light blog in October 2011. She was also a guest writer in the CEO Stars Magazine. Her newest book, The Kinzy Chronicles, will be released in spring 2012.

Eva has produced five 2-minute films teaching others about the craft of writing, from the beginning stages of outlines and setting to self-publishing and promotion. Since August 2011, these videos have been viewed over 3,000 times in six different countries.

Eva is available to answer questions about her books, the writing process, self publishing and promotion, and being a young author.

Audiences: Elementary students and teacher groups

Available Times: Before 8 pm; contact the author to set up times.

No Cost Meet the Author Visit: 15-30 minutes

In-Depth Visit Length: 30-45 minutes

In-Depth Visit Cost: No cost

Prerequisites: Have group watch the five 2-minute writing lecture videos on the website. You can view them here.

Contact Information: evaridenhour@btinet.net

Affiliations: Davidson Institute Young Scholars Program

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