Visiting Author for Schools: Marianne Richmond

Marianne Richmond

DATE OF SCHOOL VISIT
Tuesday, October 15 AND Wednesday, October 16 (afternoon only) AND Thursday, October 17. Marianne will be doing a morning and afternoon visit, please indicate which time slot you'd prefer in your email.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Beloved author and illustrator Marianne Richmond has touched the lives of millions for nearly two decades through her award-winning books that offer people the most heartfelt way to connect with each other. 

ABOUT THE BOOKBe Brave Little One

From the author of If I Could Keep You Little comes Be Brave Little One, which honors and celebrates the power of courage in every child. Perfect for cheering someone on, this story affirms how bravery can show up in all different ways. 

When I look at you, 
shining bright as the sun, 
I wish for you this...
be brave little one

Take advantage of the Be Brave Activity Kit!

Downloadable Be Brave poster

LENGTH & TOPIC OF PRESENTATION
45 minutes. Marianne's Finding Your Brave presentation gives kids new ways to think about courage, and fosters great discussion on how courage can look many different ways depending who you are. The publishers have fun posters that can be given to every student and there are also several activities she could do with the book, depending on audience size (Activity Kit). 

SCHOOL TYPE & GRADES
Elementary Schools; grades K-2, (multiplie grades preferred at presentation.)

DESIRED # OF STUDENTS
50 students or more

AV NEEDS
Computer/laptop with PowerPoint and slot to insert flash drive, projector, projector screen, microphone -- if a large audience. Marianne will bring her PowerPoint presentation on a flash drive. And, bottle of water.

HASHTAGS AND SOCIAL MEDIA
#tatteredcover, #mariannerichmond

ORDER FORMS
Tattered Cover will design an order form that the school should distribute in advance of the author visit, and again on the day of the event to all student attendees. 

ONLINE ORDERING LINK
Link to share with students and their families to order Marianne's books: https://www.tatteredcover.com/book-list-marianne-richmond

Please make sure anyone ordering online includes the name of your school in the Notes section of the order and if they'd like to pick up the book from you at the school. Please DO NOT give a book to someone who says they ordered online unless they have the printed confirmation. PLEASE KEEP THIS! You'll need to include these confirmations when returning the leftover books so you won't be charged for them! If they do ask you for a book without a confirmation, just email us the name of the student and parent's name and we can check. DEADLINE: Online orders with SCHOOL PICK UP will only be available for one week after the school visit. Orders placed after that time will need to be picked up at one of our locations, or shipped.

 

Be Brave Little One Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781492658818
Availability: Warehouse Out of Stock - Available to Backorder
Published: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky - October 3rd, 2017

Hooray for You! Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781492675167
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky - April 2nd, 2019

If I Could Keep You Little... (Marianne Richmond) Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781934082928
Availability: Available to Order - Usually Arrives in Our Store in 4 to 7 Days
Published: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky - August 1st, 2010

I Love You So (Marianne Richmond) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781492675112
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky - September 4th, 2018