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Brenda Ferber

Brenda Ferber is an award winning author of picture books and novels for children. She's known for writing and speaking authentically and from the heart.


Meet the Author!

Meet the author of middle grade novels: Sing Something True, Julia's Kitchen, and Jemma Hartman Camper Extraordinaire. Learn the real life stories that inspired these books and find out how Brenda went from a wannabe writer to an award-winning published author. Here's a secret: You can do it, too!

Brenda Ferber

45 Minute Program

Where Do Stories Come From

This is an interactive program where children learn that Real Life + Imagination = Story.

Brenda Ferber

30 Minute Program

Happy Valentine's Day!

Want to make your Valentine's Day celebration extra special? Brenda Ferber will read aloud her hilarious picture book, The Yuckiest, Stinkiest, Best Valentine Ever. Then she'll share the real life incident that inspired the story and show the kids how to make their own Valentine Man.

Brenda Ferber

30 Minute Program

Brenda Ferber is the author of Julia's Kitchen, Jemma Hartman Camper Extraordinaire, The Yuckiest Stinkiest Best Valentine Ever, and Sing Something True. Her latest book, Sing Something True, is about sisters, disabilities, friendship drama, and finding your own voice. When she's not writing or talking to kids about books, Brenda can be found playing tennis, walking her dog, enjoying live theater, reading, volunteering for the Crisis Text Line, or just hanging out with her husband.

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