Episode 19: HOW, WHEN, and WHO to Reach Out To (for kidlit authors)


Episode 18:

Children's authors, critique partners, and friends (Bonnie Clark and Shanda McCloskey) talk about their various personal experiences with drumming up school visit bookings. We hope you enjoy the listen!

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Thanks for listening to the 19th episode of the Author Visit Podcast!