2022 Author in Schools
Richard Ballo is a parent educator with the International Network for Children and Families, and a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. He was a stay-at-home dad, then a single dad after his first wife passed away, raising his two sons. He has been a middle school basketball coach, volunteer parent in the classroom in his sons elementary and middle grade school, and a high school entrepreneur class business resource.
He writes to entertain and inform children, …
Gator Walk: How to Walk-On and Not Crawl Off gives a behind-the-scenes look of my time as a walk-on with the 2009 - 2012 Florida Gators football teams. As a 5'8" high school athlete with zero collegiate football offers, I managed to walk-on to the …
Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen is an award-winning children’s book author of more than 70 books, including CHICKS ROCK (Abrams), CHICKS RULE (Abrams), THE UNITED STATES VS JACKIE ROBINSON (Balzer + Bray, 2019 ALSC Notable Children’s Books List), DUCK DUCK MOOSE (Little, Brown BFYR, CBC Children’s Choice Award Finalist), as well as the PURRMAIDS and MERMICORNS chapter book series (both Random House). She lives in Princeton with her husband, three children, and an adorable pug named Roxie (star of both Instagram and …
I reside in the coastal town of Brunswick, GA, with my Husband Jaye and our three children. My book was inspired by my children, and our love for make-believe stories before bedtime. This is my first Children's book with the hopes to start a series. I am a current hairstylist of 17 years and a homemaker.