Southern California Public Radio – Winter 2015 Online Auction
Auction Ends: Dec 6, 2015 04:00 PM PST

Children & Family

Children's Author: Author Visit to Your Child's Classroom

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Estimated Value
$750 USD
$200 USD to afcf4969d
Number of Bids
1  -  Bid History

Item Description


April Halprin Wayland is the author of seven books, including the gold medal-winning New Year at the Pier (Dial books), her award-winning novel in poems, Girl Coming in for a Landing (Knopf), It’s Not My Turn To Look For Grandma, recommended on PBS’s “Storytime”, and her latest, More Than Enough – a Passover Story (Dial books).

Her audio of poetry and stories won the National Parenting Publications Gold Medal, her poems appear on the US Children’s Poet Laureate’s website, the Poetry Foundation website, and in more than 30 anthologies.

April has taught workshops in over 400 conferences and schools across the globe, is a co-founder of Authors and Illustrators for Children, a founding member of The Children’s Authors Network, and has been an instructor with UCLA Extension’s Writers’ Program for over 15 years. She blogs at and can be reached through her website

I've taught at schools all over the world, and in my entire career, I've never seen a better author presentation than April's. - Teacher review

Classroom visit: One hour.

Age range: Elementary school. 

Offer expires one year from purchase date.

Travel distance, one hour radius from LAX. Travel fees apply for distances longer than this.

Item Special Note

Donated by:

April Halprin Wayland