If you are interested in having Monica speak at your school, library, organization, conference or other event, please visit her Contact page.
Follow this link for detailed information regarding SCHOOL VISITS. I’m also happy to offer free, twenty minute Skype visits, subject to availability.
Teachers! The Bounders series makes a great addition to the curriculum. Check out this amazing BOUNDERS Reading Group Guide and STEM Companion my publisher, Simon & Schuster, created.
2017 Events (* Starred events are open to the public)
* January 8: Science Fiction & Fantasy Panel with Author Dana Langer at Brookline Booksmith, 2 p.m.
* February 11: Tween Author Panel with Authors Victoria J. Coe, Lee Gjertsen Malone, Erin Petti, and Elly Swartz at Wellesley Books, 4 p.m.
February 16: World Read Aloud Day
* February 16: Tween/Teen Author Panel with Authors MarcyKate Connolly, Bridget Hodder, and Lee Gjertsen Malone at Barnes & Noble Framingham, 7 p.m.
March 1: School Visit, Massachusetts
* March 4: Tween Author Panel with Authors Erin Petti, Lee Gjertsen Malone, and Elly Swartz at Pembroke Public Library, 2 p.m.
March 20: School Visit, Michigan
* March 25: Tween Author Panel with Authors Victoria J. Coe, Bridget Hodder, Lee Gjertsen Malone, Erin Petti, and Elly Swartz at Westwood Public Library, 2 p.m.
March 30: School Visit, Massachusetts
* April 20: Book Talk & Signing, Nicola’s Bookstore, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 7 p.m.
April 22-23: NESCBWI Spring Conference, Springfield, MA
* April 29: Tween Author Panel with Authors Victoria J. Coe, Bridget Hodder, Lee Gjertsen Malone, Erin Petti, and Laura Shovan at Hingham Public Library, 2 p.m.
* June 9: Book Fair, Barnes & Noble Framingham, Guest Author, 7 p.m.
* September 22: Nerdy Evening with Authors, nErDcamp New England, Morse Street School, Freeport, Maine, 6-8 p.m.
* September 23: Princeton Children’s Book Festival, Guest Author, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
* October 10: Writing the Commercial Series (Writing Craft Presentation), The Writers’ Loft, Sherborn, MA
October 20: MASL Annual Conference, Upper Marlboro, Maryland
* October 21: Barnes & Noble, Ellicott City, Maryland
October 23: Hood College visit, Maryland
November 16-19: National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Annual Convention, St. Louis, MO
December 12: The Forgotten Shrine Release Day!!
Coming Soon: The Forgotten Shrine Launch Party Details
2018 Events (* Starred events are open to the public)
* March 8-10: SE-YA Book Festival, Murfreesboro, TN
* April 20-22: NESCBWI Spring Conference, Springfield, MA
More Events Scheduled Soon
2016 Past Events (* Starred events were open to the public)
January 5: BOUNDERS Release Day!!
*January 7: BOUNDERS Launch Party, Hingham Public Library, 7 p.m.
January 8-12: Attending ALA Midwinter Meeting in Boston, MA
January 9: ALA Midwinter Pop Top Stage, Fantasy in Middle Grade Panel, 11 a.m.
January 9: Sweet Sixteens Authors Meet & Greet in Boston, MA
*January 15: nErDcamp New England Nerdy Evening with the Authors, 6-8 p.m. Falmouth, ME
*January 18: South Shore Live, WATB 95.9, on-air chat about BOUNDERS
January 29: School Visit (4th Grade)
*February 10: Buttonwood Books, 7 p.m., Cohasset, MA–Remarks, Reading, Signing
February 22-26: World Read Aloud Day/Week, Skype Visits with Schools Across the US
March 3: School Visit (WERAWC, 4th Grade)
March 16: School Visit (1st & 2nd Grade)
March 18: School Visit, All School Assembly Speaker Kicking Off Month Long Writing Project
March 23: School Visit (4th Grade)
March 29: School Visit (5th Grade)
*April 9: AuthorFest, Cape Celebrates Literacy, Cape Elizabeth, Maine
April 15: School Visit (5th Grade)
*April 15: Barnes & Noble Local Authors Night, Panelist, 7:00 p.m., Hingham, MA
April 20: School Visit (5th Grade, Michigan)
*April 20: Nicola’s Bookstore, 7:00 p.m., Ann Arbor, Michigan–Remarks, Reading, Signing
April 29-May 1: Attending NESCBWI Spring Conference, Springfield, MA
*May 7: Books on the Square, Providence, Rhode Island, Science Fiction & Fantasy for Tweens with Author MarcyKate Connolly, 2 p.m.
*May 14: Barnes and Noble, Hingham, Science Fiction & Fantasy for Tweens with Author MarcyKate Connolly, 2 p.m.
June 3: School Visit, All School Assembly Speaker Kicking Off Summer Reading Program
June 8: Hadassah Donor Dinner, Hingham, MA, Keynote Speaker with Author Melisssa Schorr
*June 11: Toadstool Books, Milford, NH, Science Fiction & Fantasy for Tweens with Author MarcyKate Connolly, 2 p.m
*July 14: Cohasset Farmers Market, Selling & Signing Books with Author Melissa Schorr
*August 10: Buttonwood Books, Cohasset, MA, Pizza with the Author Summer Series, 4 p.m.
September 23: School Visit, Massachusetts
October 21: School Visit, Maine
* October 22: Bar Harbor Kids Book Festival, Maine, Guest Author
* December 13: THE TUNDRA TRIALS Release Day
* December 13: The Tundra Trials Launch Party & Book Signing at Barnes & Noble in Hingham, Massachusetts at 7:00 p.m. — Prizes, Food, Fun! Everyone welcome!
* December 17: Book Signing at Buttonwood Books, Cohasset, MA at 1 p.m.