Schedule your author visit with: Alice B. McGinty

About the Author:

Alice B. McGinty delights in igniting imaginations. As the award-winning author of over 40 children’s books, she makes fiction and non-fiction accessible, engaging, and fun.

Books include 2019 Jr. Library Guild Selection, The Girl Who Named Pluto: The Story of Venetia Burney, 2019 Northern Lights Book Award Winner (food category) Pancakes to Parathas: Breakfast Around the World, the 2015 Sydney Taylor Notable book, Rabbi Benjamin’s Buttons, and the 2014 South Asia Book Award honor, Gandhi: A March To the Sea. Eight upcoming titles include The Sea Knows (May, 2020) and A Story for Small Bear (Fall, 2020)

A frequent presenter at schools and conferences, Alice was awarded the 2017 Prairie State Award for Excellence in Writing for Children.

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Available Dates for School Visit:  March 19th & 20th

Available Times for School Visit: Morning + Afternoon

Grades: K - 3rd Grade

Presentation Time: 45 Minutes

Audience Requirements: Individual classrooms or large assembly style (no maximum)

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Fee: $200 for first presentation, $150 for every presentation thereafter (no book minimum)

Fill out the author request form on the Author Visit page to request this author for your school today!

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