Inspire young readers
Talkabook connects kids with real authors in interactive, virtual Visits. Browse hundreds of programs created by certified authors and illustrators for early readers through young adults. Schedule a Visit today.
How It Works
Find a program.
Our Talkabook-certified authors have hundreds of programs to choose from for all age ranges and interests. Browse to find something great and engaging for your young reader.
Choose times that work.
Scheduling your Talkabook Visit is quick and easy. Tell us who is participating, select three times that work for you and check out. Once the author confirms a time, you are one step closer to your upcoming Visit!
Create a lasting memory.
We do all the heavy lifting to ensure your virtual Talkabook Visit goes smoothly. As your booking date approaches you’ll receive emails from our team with all your login details and some bonus tips to prepare for a great Visit.
Check out our Programs
STEAM BUILDING: Using Recycled Materials to Design and Invent
History Kids Care About
Path to Publication: Minefield or Mentored
Extra! Extra! Make Your Own Newspaper Club!
Revision: It's more than correcting spelling errors!
Square Bear and his Friends Teach Us All about Polygons
Lions, Tigers, and Bears...oh my!!!
THE PREHISTORIC GAMES – for Sports and Dinosaur Lovers!
WINTERFROST Book Talk
Turning History Into Fantasy
The First Amendment: What Does It Mean?
Meet the Creator
Don't Ask a Dinosaur - Ask Matt!
Turtle in the Fast Lane: Meet Author Kathy MacMillan
Nature & Animals
SAVE THE PLANET
People & Places
Picture Books, Pre-K & Early Readers
Is There a Babirusa in your Bathtub?
From an idea to a story. I can help you make this happen.
Beautiful Books: How a Children's Picture Book Is Made
Science & Technology
A PLACE FOR PLUTO: Finding Your Place in the Universe