~post by Arian
It’s hard to even begin to explain how excited I would have been had an author that I loved come to my school. The most exciting visitors we ever had at my elementary school was when The San Antonio Heat, a rock band made up of police officers, came and sang songs to us about how you shouldn’t do drugs. While I admire The Heat’s dedication and creativity, it didn’t turn me into a star struck fangirl the way an author would have.
Here we are now, 20 some odd years later, and I get to take authors to schools. That’s right, in addition to the countless in-store events we have here at BookPeople, we also work with publishers to bring authors to schools! It’s an amazing experience, not only because I get to meet some amazing writers and illustrators, but because I also get to experience…
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