Michelle Parker Rock

Author Website: www.MichelleParker-Rock.com

  • Learn about the creative process of writing nonfiction as I share my new book series, Authors Kids Love, 9 multicultural biographies of contemporary children’s book writers, including Alma Flor Ada, Joseph Bruchac, Bruce Coville Christopher Paul Curtis, Sid Fleischman, Jack Gantos, Bruce Hale, Patricia and Fredrick McKissack, and Linda Sue Park. The presentation includes tips on interviewing, taking photos, and using informational text features.
  • Hear some of the “stories-behind-the-stories” and find out what it is like to work with an editor and have a career as a writer.
  • I can also focus on the power of Author Studies in the classroom and will customize a presentation to tie into a specific topic in your literature curriculum.

For students, teachers, and librarians; can be tailored for readers and writers of all ages.

Available Times:10 am-5 pm Mountain Time

No recording of Skype Sessions without permission from the author.

No Cost Meet the Author Visit: 10 minute meet and greet

In-Depth Visit Length: one hour (may vary to suit your needs)

In-Depth Visit Cost: $150

It is recommended that students be familiar with my books and the authors in theAuthors Kids LoveSeries; however, if they are not, the presentation will certainly spark their interest.

Contact Information: Michelle@MichelleParker-Rock.com

Affiliations: Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI)

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