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, September 9, 2017
Watchung Booksellers Saturday Story Time
10:30am – Noon
54 Fairfield St.
Montclair, NJ

Saturday, September 16, 2017
Books of Wonder Back to School Picture Book Bonanza
1:00pm – 3:00pm
8 West 18th Street (between 5th & 6th Avenues)
New York, NY

Monday, September 18, 2017
Monroe Township Library Evening Story Time
7:00pm – 8:00pm
4 Municipal Plaza
Monroe Township, NJ

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Unity Charter School Guest Reader
Morris Township, NJ

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

Saturday, October 21, 2017
RUCCL One-on-One Plus Conference
Conference Co-Chair
9:30am – 4:00pm
Cook Campus Center
New Brunswick, NJ

Saturday, November 4, 2017
8:00am – 2:00pm
Boyd Intermediate School
286 Cuba Hill Road
Huntington, NY