School Author Visits

Image: Author Dana Simpson talking to a crowd of studentsWe are now scheduling VIRTUAL school author visits for the 2020-2021 school year! Email Drew at if you're interested in setting up an author visit with your school or classroom.

Wild Rumpus is honored to bring authors from around the country (and the world!) to local schools, media centers, and classrooms, at no cost to the schools! We also offer pre-sales of books to students and teachers. Authors are happy to sign and personalize books at the visits.

What's involved when an author visits your school? Check out our Author Visit Guidelines for Schools! Contact Drew at if you would like to be on the list of schools and teachers who are contacted when an author is available for school visits.


If your school is searching for an author to visit on a specific date or for a specific school event, please refer to this list of local authors. Most authors can be approached through their listed website.