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April Prince

April Jones Prince is the author of many books for young readers, including the award-winning Twenty-One Elephants and Still Standing and Goldenlocks and the Three Pirates and two biographies in Penguin’s popular Who Was…? series.


Fabricate a Fractured Fairytale!

Creating a fractured fairy tale is some of the MOST fun a writer can have. Join April Jones Prince, author of Goldenlocks and the Three Pirates, to learn tips and tricks for creating your very own fairy tale adventure. Jump on board, my hearties!

April Prince

45 Minute Program

Behind the Scenes with Biographies!

Do you love the popular ‘Who Was…?’ series? Are you curious how they, and other biographies and books, come to be? Author April Jones Prince shares secrets of the writing and bookmaking processes, with plenty of up-close visuals. You’ll never look at book quite the same way again—and you just might be inspired to write your own!

April Prince

45 Minute Program

Details Add Sizzle and Spice!

How do writers make their stories sing? With details, of course! Author April Jones Prince shares five fun strategies to help you add sizzle and spice to your writing. Find your favorite pen or pencil and let's jump into the writing playground!

April Prince

45 Minute Program

April Jones Prince is the author of many books for young readers, including the award-winning Twenty-One Elephants and Still Standing and Goldenlocks and the Three Pirates and two biographies in Penguin’s popular Who Was…? series. She is also an editor/agent at Studio Goodwin Sturges and part-time faculty at Rhode Island School of Design, where she co-teachers a picture book course for undergraduates. Through her books, teaching, and author visits, she works to inspire and champion writers of all ages.

Check out April online:

Who Was Mark Twain?

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Who Was Frederick Douglass?

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Jackie Robinson: He Led the Way

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Twenty-one Elephants and Still Standing

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Goldenlocks and the Three Pirates

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Snowy Race

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You Are A Reader!/You Are A Writer!

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What Do Wheels Do All Day?

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Que Hacen las Ruedas Todo el Dia/What Do Wheels Do All Day? bilingual board book

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101 Dinosaurs

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101 Trucks: And Other Mighty Things That Go

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Dive In!

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Dig In!

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