Another great day in Frisco, TX at Clark MS, with librarian Liz Friend, and Wester MS with librarian Kim Taber. I spoke to 6-7 grade, and again, the students couldn’t have been better.
This morning I was with my old friend, super librarian Jill Bellomy at Fowler MS. I spoke to 6th grade and we had a wonderful time as always. And I need to add a Happy Biethday to their VP, Rocky! This afternoon I spoke at Stalely MS hosted by the […]
I’m back with my friends at Clearlake Middle School in Cocoa, Florida for my 4th time in the past ten years. Hitched a ride from Melbourne with principal Mark Mullins. It’s a great school with very cool 7th and 8th graders. I got the chance to speak to all of […]
Up early writing in Stockton. Looks like another nice day here. This morning I was at Delta Vista/Venture Academy. This afternoon was at Manteca High School. Spoke to a lot very nice High School students. Librarian’s Paul Sevilla and John Esquivel were my escorts today. Two great guys. Heading back […]
I’m in Stockton, CA today and tomorrow visiting two schools a day. The public library got an NEA grant to promote reading. Their theme? THE BIG READ featuring “The Call of the Wild.” Something I’m familiar with, in fact, and in fiction. Today I was with librarians Suzy Daveluy and […]
Stumbled into the hotel in Fairbanks very early yesterday morning. Slept late without at alarm, but I was up early today write before I headed out to speak. Beautiful two days here. Blue skies with just a few clouds. Mid-50’s during the day. And it stays light until after 9pm. […]
Last day in Sitka. This morning I did a call in show on “Talk of Alaska Statewide Radio.” Then I had lunch with an interesting group of High School stundents. This was followed by presentations at Sitka High School and Mount Edgecumbe High School. Sitka High has a beautiful auditorium. […]