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Events & Author Visits

Dan loves visiting schools, libraries, bookstores, or just about anywhere there is an audience looking for a good story.  If you'd like to have Dan visit please use the contact form below and he will get right back to you!

"Thank you for the enthusiasm and excitement that you sparked, and for sharing your book and self with all of us."                                                           –Sally W., Friday Harbor Elementary.

My K-6 school presentation works equally well for classroom visits or larger assemblies.


Presentation includes:

  • a read aloud of The Problem With NOT Being Scared Of Monsters

  • AND a read aloud of The Problem With NOT Being Scared Of Kids

  • fun bios for 4 monsters from the story

  • worksheet students can use to create their own monster bio

  • easy 3-step process to write a monster story

  • invitation to send their story to a monster of their choice

  • question and answer time


Monster Bio Worksheet and Monster Story Worksheet  provided in advance.


By the end of this presentation kids will be excited to create their own monster bio and write a monster story of their own!


Custom content can be added per request.


For scheduling please use the contact form below. Thanks!

"We just wanted to thank you one more time for the wonderful visit this morning! Our students had tons of fun, and we can tell they're very inspired by your book and stories. In fact, we're working on our own monster writing right now! Thank you for sharing the excitement of writing with us all."

Dori, Kate, Stillpoint School

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