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2021 Events


Sunday, September 26, 2021

11:00am-4:00pm MAPSO Book Festival

Storytime / Draw-along / Crafts / Book signing

Oudside, in-person at the Woodland in Maplewood, NJ

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past events:

2021 Events

Monday, August 16, 2021

11:00am Wayne Public Library

Read-aloud, draw-along, puppet craft, Q+A, book signing

Wayne, NJ

July 9. 2021

2:00pm Franklin Lakes Public Library

Franklin Lakes, NJ

July 15, 2021 

Author Chat with Janette: Suzanne Morris 

10:30am Wayne Public Library

Wayne, NJ


July 17, 2021

10:30am Ringwood Public Library

Ringwood, NJ

Library programs in support of the 2021 summer reading theme,

Tails +Tales, include an interactive read-aloud, draw-along, and puppet craft. Kids create their own characters in an art and story workshop.

March 24, 2021

Wanaque Elementary School

Grades K-3 Virtual Visit

Virtual visits with NY, NJ, VA, CO, Canada,

300 student assemblies to single class presentations

for hybrid, remote, and in classroom students.

February 3, 2021

World Read Aloud Day Virtual Visits

Via Zoom, Google Meet, WebEx Events

January 26, 2021

Virtual Girl Scout Draw-Along

2020 Events

December 4th-5th 2020

NJASL Virtual Conference

September 26, 2020

Virtual events through October 24

Maplewood South Orange Book Festival

Maplewood, NJ

Spring 2020

School Author Visits

Shift to Virtual

Saturday, April 4, 2020

Event Cancelled

Poughkeepsie Book Festival

Poughkeepsie, NY

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

POSTPONED / Please stay tuned

The Vreeland Store

Wanaque, NJ 

Saturday, May 16, 2020

Event Cancelled


Newark, NJ

February 5, 2020

WRAD Skype visits

Ft. Worth, TX


Winsdsor Locks, CT

Belton, TX

Lakeville, MA

February 4. 2020

WRAD Skype visit

Honolulu, HI

January 2020

Elementary School Author Visit

Pine Bush, NY

Sunday, January 19, 2020

1:00PM  Sparta Books, Sparta, NJ

2019 Book Tour

Monday, December 9, 2019

NJASL Fall Conference  East Brunswick, NJ

Sunday, December 8, 2019

11:00am  Inquiring Minds  New Paltz, NY

Saturday, December 7, 2019

11:00am  The Curious Reader  Glen Rock, NJ

Sunday, November 24, 2019

2:00pm  Blue Bunny Books  Dedham, MA

Sunday, November 24, 2019

10:30am  Brookline Booksmith  Brookline, MA

Saturday, November 23, 2019

10:30am  Watchung Booksellers  Montclair, NJ

* * Book Launch Party* * 

 Saturday, November 16, 2019

11:00am  Words Bookstore  Maplewood, NJ

Sunday, November 10, 2019

1:00pm  Books of Wonder (Uptown)  New York, NY

Saturday, November 9, 2019

Free Library of Philadelphia, PA

(SCBWI workshop)

"Story Evolution from Idea to Print"


October 16, 2019

NAIBA Conference  Cherry Hill, NJ