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(photo by Beth McGraw)

- upcoming author appearance -

Saturday, November 6 from 10 am - 5 pm

Rochester Children's Book Festival: Kids' Books ROC Virtual Festival

44 authors and illustrators

 As always, the event is FREE! But you do need to register. You can do that (it's easy!) as well as check out the schedule here
or visit the FaceBook page here.
**And--even though the live event is over--it is not too late to watch the recorded sessions, which will remain available for a month!**
For more screen shots from the Rochester Children's Book Festival, click here.

- latest author appearances -

Canandaigua Children's Book Festival on Saturday, October 2


For more pictures of the Canandaigua event, click here.

"Reading Between the Vines" author event
at Vineyard View Winery on Sunday, September 19 

 For more pictures of the winery event, click here.
- Website News - 

- Notice the Study Guides flag -

That's the place to go if you're interested in activities, discussion questions, or study guides for my books.  For the moment, there are only three (for 8 Class Pets, Curses, Inc., and Heir Apparent).  So, if you've written a study guide or quizz for one of my other books and you're willing to share, please contact: 

Lucy Giglio, Author Booking Agent


(Lucy is also the person to contact to book a school visit.)

- Facebook -


No, I haven't joined the 21st century.

I don't have a Facebook page, but there is a

Vivian Vande Velde Books Facebook fan page!