Still booking 2021


for spring and fall (in-person too!)

Please ask me about my virtual author visits for schools, and book me today! 

Learn more about my programs HERE.


Speaking Engagements


Please consider me for speaking opportunities.

I am a seasoned speaker and presenter. My public speaking experience includes:

Staff enrichment speaker (schools)
Speaker/ Presenter (SCBWI)
Panel participant (SCBWI)
School Author visits
Library program presenter
Festival author presentations
Mom's group presentations
Girl Scout troop presentations


If you would like to schedule a speaking engagement, school visit, keynote or conference presentation please contact me HERE.



Put me on the calendar:

Upcoming Appearances

Save the Date!


June 24, 2020

Once Upon a Summer (Fairytales & Fantasy), a Loudoun County Public Library event

1 p.m. EST


October 8, 2020

Children's Environmental Health Day

Author reading of THE EARTH GIVES MORE

November 22, 2020

Chat with me at NCTE 2020!

Join me for a Virtual Author Chat in the Albert Whitman & Co. booth

2 p.m. EST

Even if you're not attending NCTE, you can click on the Zoom link and join in! 

December 5, 2020 

St. Nicholas Day Storytime

Author reading and signing of Christmas Cheer and Mrs. Claus Takes the Reins

11 a.m. EST

Scrawl Books, Reston, VA 

January 22, 2021 

ALA Midwinter (American Library Association)

Virtual author chat, Amazon Two Lions booth

Sadie Sprocket Builds a Rocket

1:30 pm EST

February 5, 2021 (to February 6!)

Stuffed Animal Sleepover with Sue Fliess! 

Virtual author reading/signing of Sadie Sprocket Builds a Rocket

7:30 p.m. 

Scrawl Books, Reston, VA 

Drop off your stuffies so they can sleep over at Scrawl Books! 

April 11, 2021 

Reading/signing of Beatrice Bly's Rules for Spies

plus a scavenger hunt and giveaway!

11 a.m. RSVP today!

More details

Scrawl Books, Reston, VA 

April 24, 2021 

Reading/signing of Beatrice Bly's Rules for Spies and Goldilocks and the Three Engineers

Virtual event for Independent Bookstore Day, Time TBD

Bard's Alley, Vienna, VA

2021 Virtual School Visits 
Fairhill Elementary School

Steuart Weller Elementary School

Crane Elementary School

Turner Intermediate School

Ashfield Primary School

Haymarket Elementary School 

Lake Anne Nursery Kindergarten

Cedar Lane Elementary School

Maury Elementary School

Olde Creek Elementary School 

Sudley Elementary School