• Previous Author Visits
     

    Wendy Mass Author Visit

    at Haworth Public School!

    Wendy Mass
      We were very pleased to have award winning children's and young adult book author Wendy Mass visit Haworth Public School on Thursday, May 31, 2018.  She spent the entire day with us and presented to all students, grades K-8.  She discussed her books and her work.  She also taught a Writing Workshop lesson to 25 lucky raffle winners.  We were thrilled to meet her and learn more about her life, work, and books! 
     
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    Below please find an information sheet about Wendy Mass:

     

     
     

    For more information on Wendy Mass, please visit http://wendymass.com/ . 

     

     

    Kevin Emerson Author Visit

    at Haworth Public School!

    Kevin Emerson

      We were very pleased to welcome Kevin Emerson back to Haworth Public School on Monday, March 26th.  Last year he visited us to promote his fantastic book "Last Day on Mars."  This year he returned to present and discuss the sequel to "Last Day on Mars" called "The Oceans Between Stars." He visited with the 4th through 8th grade students.  We were thrilled to have him back to learn more about his life, work, and books! 
     

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    Below please find an information sheet about Kevin Emerson's visit:

     

    Tad Hills Author Visit

    at Haworth Public School!

    Tad Hills

    We were very pleased to have award-winning children's book author Tad Hills visit Haworth Public School on Wednesday, October 11, 2017.  He discussed the art of writing and drawing as well as his new book "Duck & Goose, Honk! Quack! Boo!" with the Kindergarten through 2nd grade students.  We were thrilled to meet him and learn more about his work and his books! 

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    Below please find an information sheet about Tad Hills:

     

     
     

    For more information on Tad Hills please visit http://tadhills.com/ . 

     

     

    Sarah Weeks Author Visit

    at Haworth Public School!

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    We were very pleased to have award-winning children's book author Sarah Weeks visit Haworth Public School on Thursday, May 11, 2017.  She spent the entire day with us and presented to all students, grades K-8.  She discussed her life as an author, the writing and editing process, and shared writing tips with us!  We were thrilled to meet her and learn more about her work and her books! 

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    Below please find an information sheet about Sarah Weeks:

     
     

    For more information on Sarah Weeks please visit sarahweeks.com/ .

     
     
     

    Kevin Emerson Author Visit

    at Haworth Public School!

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    We were very pleased to have author Kevin Emerson visit Haworth Public School on Wednesday, March 22, 2017.  He met with grades 3-8.  We were thrilled to meet him, and learn more about him, his books, and the science behind his writing! 

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    Below please find an information sheet about Kevin Emerson's visit:
     
     
     

    For more information on Kevin Emerson please visit www.kevinemerson.net/ . 

     
     
     

    Lori Goldstein Author Visit

    at Haworth Public School!

    Lori Golstein
    We were very pleased to have young adult book author Lori Goldstein visit Haworth Public School on Tuesday, November 15, 2016.  She conducted small group workshops entitled "Behind the Publishing Curtain" with each of the 8th grade sections.  We were thrilled to meet her and learn about how she became a writer, how to write books that engage your audience, and how a book goes from an idea in the writer's head to a hardcover book on the library shelves and bookstore displays. 
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    Below please find a poster about Lori Goldstein's visit:
     
    For more information on Lori Goldstein please visit lorigoldsteinbooks.com . 
     
     
     
    Tania Del Rio & Will Staehle
    Author/Illustrator Visit
    at Haworth Public School!
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     We were very pleased to have children's book author (and artist) Tania Del Rio and illustrator Will Staehle visit Haworth Public School on Friday, October 7, 2016.  They presented to students in grades 3-6.  We were thrilled to meet them and learn more about their fascinating and mysterious book "Warren the 13th"! 
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     Below please find an information sheet about their book:
     
    For more information please visit http://warrenthe13th.com/
     
     
    Jory John Author Visit
    at Haworth Public School!

     

    Jory John
    We were very pleased to have award-winning children's (and adult) book author Jory John visit Haworth Public School on Friday, September 30, 2016.  He presented to students in grades K-3.  We were thrilled to meet him and learn more about his hilarious books! 
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    Below please find an information sheet about Jory John:
     
    For more information on Jory John please visit http://www.joryjohn.com/ 
     
     
     
    Margie Palatini Author Visit
    at Haworth Public School!
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    We were very pleased to have children's book author Margie Palatini visit Haworth Public School on Wednesday, May 25, 2016.  She presented to students in grades K-5.  We were thrilled that she spent the entire day with us!  
     
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     Below please find an information sheet about Margie Palatini:
     
    For more information on Margie Palatini please visit http://www.margiepalatini.com .  

     

     

     
     
    Peter Brown's Author Visit
    at Haworth Public School!
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    We were very pleased to have award-winning children's book author/illustrator Peter Brown visit Haworth Public School on Monday, April 25, 2016.  He presented to students in grades 2-5.  We were thrilled to meet him and so excited to learn more about him and his books! 
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     Below please find an information sheet about Peter Brown: 
     
     
    For more information on Peter Brown please visit http://www.peterbrownstudio.com/ .
     
     
     
    Jordan Sonnenblick's Author Visit
    at Haworth Public School!
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    We were very pleased to have Young Adult author Jordan Sonnenblick visit Haworth Public School on Friday, February 5, 2016.  He presented to students in grades 6-8.  As he spent the entire day with us, he also had lunch with two groups of eleven students.  Additionally, he conducted two Writing Workshop sessions, one with the entire 7th grade and one with the entire 8th grade.  We were thrilled to spend the day with him!
     
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     Below please find an information sheet about Jordan Sonnenblick.
     
     For more information on Jordan Sonnenblick please visit jordansonnenblick.com .
     
     
    Gitty Daneshvari's Author Visit
    at Haworth Public School!
     
     
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    We were very pleased to have author Gitty Daneshvari visit Haworth Public School on Monday, November 16, 2015.  She presented to students in grades 3-6.  We were thrilled to spend the morning with her, listening to her helpful writing advice and funny anecdotes!  
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    Below please find an information sheet about Gitty Daneshvari. 
     
     
     

     

    Dan Gutman's Author Visit

    at Haworth Public School!

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    We were very pleased to have award-winning author Dan Gutman visit Haworth Public School on Thursday, December 11, 2014.  He spoke with students in grades K-6 about his books and the life of an author.  We were thrilled to meet Mr. Gutman and spend the entire day with him!

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    Below please find an information sheet about Dan Gutman.

    Dan Gutman Information Sheet 
     
     For more information on Dan Gutman please visit dangutman.com
     
     
    Kazu Kibuishi's Author Visit

    at Haworth Public School!

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    We were very pleased to have graphic novel author Kazu Kibuishi visit Haworth Public School on Friday, October 10, 2014.  He spoke with our 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th graders, discussing the books in his Amulet series as well as how to become a graphic novel author.  He created an amazing picture of a spaceship for the students (see below) as he answered their questions.  We all greatly enjoyed Mr. Kibuishi's presentation!

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    Below please find an information sheet about Kazu Kibuishi.

     
     

    Lee Bacon's Author Visit 

    at Haworth Public School!

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    We were very pleased to welcome children's author Lee Bacon to Haworth Public School on Thursday, May 22, 2014.  He visited our 5th and 6th graders to discuss the books in his Joshua Dread series as well as how to become a "fancy pants published author."  We thoroughly enjoyed his entertaining presentation.  It was a pleasure meeting Mr. Bacon.

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    Below please find an information sheet about Lee Bacon.

    Lee Bacon Information Sheet 
     
     

    Jon J. Muth's Author Visit

    at Haworth Public School!

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    On February 28, 2014 we were very pleased to have award-winning author Jon J. Muth give a presentation to the Kindergarteners, first graders, second graders, third graders, and fourth graders!  Mr. Muth shared insights into his writing and illustrations!  He was also kind enough to do a painting demonstration for us.  The beautiful artwork he left behind for us to enjoy has found a home in the school library.  Feel free to stop by the library to view this truly appreciated piece of art.  

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    Below please find an information sheet about him.

     
     
     
    Annabel Monaghan's Author Visit
    at Haworth Public School!

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    On January 30, 2014, we were very pleased to have Young Adult author Annabel Monaghan give a presentation to the 7th and 8th graders!  Mrs. Monaghan's presentation was immensely enjoyed by the students and teachers.  She thoroughly explained the writing and publishing process, while consistently infusing her personality and humor throughout her presentation.  It truly was a pleasure having Mrs. Monaghan visit Haworth Public School!  

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    Below please find an information sheet on Annabel Monaghan.

     

    For more information on Annabel Monaghan please visit annabelmonaghan.com

     
     
    Richard Newsome's Author Visit

    at Haworth Public School!

     
    Richard Newsome  

    On Tuesday December 10, 2013, we were thrilled to have award winning children's book author Richard Newsome give a presentation to the 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders!  The wait was definitely worth it because Mr. Newsome was interesting, funny, and very informative. The students all agree, it was a pleasure to meet him.  Mr. Newsome commented that he thoroughly enjoyed visiting our school.  He was touched by all of the beautiful welcome posters the students created for him and impressed by the intriguing questions they asked him.  

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    Below please find an information sheet on Richard Newsome.  

     

    For more information on Richard Newsome please visit richardnewsome.com

     
     Thank You
     We want to extend a special thanks to the Haworth Home & School Association, Books, Bytes, and Beyond, and of course all of these wonderful authors, for making these author visits possible!