I have presented writing workshops for The Writers Circle, MD/DE/WV SCBWI and NJ-SCBWI, plus given keynote addresses at the Rutgers University Council on Children’s Literature One-on-One Conference and NJ-SCBWI.

I’m available for your event, too! Just email me at tarakidlit (at) gmail (dot) com.


I’ll be at the following events…

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Glen Ridge Library Pajama Party
Glen Ridge, NJ
9:30am – noon

Sunday, May 7, 2017

Storybook Weekend Philadelphia
Sister Cities Park, Philadelphia, PA

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
7 ATE 9: THE UNTOLD STORY Launch, Reading & Signing
The Bookworm in Bernardsdville, NJ
Come have a slice of 9 cake so you can say you ate 9, too!

Friday, May 19, 2017
School Visit

Thursday, May 25, 2017
School Visit

Friday, June 2, 2017
School Visit

Sunday, June 4, 2017
Let’s Play Books! Reading/Signing
244 Main Street
Emmaus, PA

Saturday, June 17, 2017
Chesapeake Children’s Book Festival
Talbot County Free Library
Easton, MD

Saturday, October 7, 2017
Warwick Children’s Book Festivalwarwick
Warwick, NY