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Jan ~ May: Guest Editor for Westwood, MA 5th graders!

Jan 5th (Thursday): Stony Brook Middle School (Westford, MA)

Feb 4th (Saturday): SCATTERED BOOKS 12 – 2pm (Chappaqua, NY)

Feb 23rd (Thursday): Guest Judge at FICTION SLAM 7:30pm – 9:30 (Southern New Hampshire University, Manchester, NH)

March 18th (Saturday): Book Worm Cafe 12 – 2pm (Rowley, MA)

April 7th (Friday): Avon Grove Charter School (West Grove, PA)

April 7th (Friday): Kennett Square Book Club (Kennett Square, PA)

April 8th (Saturday): Hockessin Book Shelf book signing (Hockessin, Delaware) 4 – 6pm

May 6th (Saturday): MWPA Writing Workshop: NOW WHAT? (Portland, Maine) Registration open to the public!

May 17th (Wednesday): Virtual visit with 5th graders in Berkley, Michigan

July 19th (Wednesday): Live! YOUTUBE interview with students from the Kaohsiung American School (Taiwan) 

SHERMAN’S Summer Book Tour

All 6 MAINE locations!

Damariscotta (July 8th) 10 – 11am    Boothbay (July 15th) 10 – 11am

Freeport (July 8th) 3 – 4pm                 Camden (July 15th) 3 – 4pm

Portland (July 9th) 3 – 4pm                 Bar Harbor (July 16th) 11am – Noon


July 21st (Friday): Pizza & Book PARTY!! Bake your own homemade pizza outdoors in a real clay oven, courtesy of FLY AWAY FARM followed by dessert and book discussion of THE ISLAND OF BEYOND at Charlotte Hobbs Memorial Library (Lovell, ME) 5 – 7pm

Sept 6th (Wednesday): WRITE NOW with Gayle Henley on Haverhill Community TV. Airs November/ December 2017

Sept 22nd (Friday): AUTHOR HOUR and Writing Workshops! Douglas Middle School (Douglas, MA)

Oct 24 & 25: Island Readers & Writers Author Visits (Washington County, ME)

TV Interview for the month of November!

The episode of Write Now featuring Elizabeth Atkinson will air in Haverhill, MA on Comcast channel 22 for the month of November at the following dates/times:

Tuesdays @ 8 pm, and Wednesdays @ 7 am11 am, and 4 pm.

November 15th (Wednesday): SKYPE Visits with 7th & 8th graders at the Shapleigh School (Kittery, ME)

Nov 18th (Saturday): NCTE Annual Conference (St. Louis, MO)


February 9th (Friday): “Books & Chocolate” in honor of VALENTINE’S DAY (GAR Memorial Library in West Newbury, MA) 7pm