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Children's Author Talk: Maria Gianferrari

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Tyler Haynes Commons, Alice Haynes Room
270 Richmond Way
Richmond, VA 23173
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Join children’s author Maria Gianferrari, who will offer a talk and book signing for the University community on October 2, 2019. Gianferrari is a picture book reading/writing resident of Virginia and author of dog-centered picture books (among others). Her books reflect diverse learners and cover many science themes.

This event is sponsored by the School of Arts & Sciences and the SPCS Graduate Education program. The event is free and open to the public.

More about Maria Gianferrari

Maria Gianferrari is a picture book reading/writing, tea-drinking, dog-loving, birdwatching resident of Virginia and author of dog-centered picture books including the Penny & Jelly booksOfficer Katz and HoundiniHello Goodbye DogOperation Rescue Dog and the forthcoming To Dogs, With Love. She also writes nonfiction picture books featuring creatures from the natural world: Coyote MoonTerrific Tongues, and Hawk Rising. Her newest titles are Whoo-Ku Haiku (Putnam) and Play Like an Animal (Lerner/Millbrook), both releasing in Spring 2020. To learn more about Maria, visit her websiteFacebook and Instagram pages.

And learn how to pronounce “Gianferrari” at!

Contact: Angela Leeper, Director, Curriculum Materials Center, (804) 289-8433