I BOOK ORDERING
GREENFIELD 'S AUTHOR APPEARANCES
Greenfield usually does one speech in keeping with the theme of
the conference and reads from her books, unless other arrangements
are made in advance. Please discuss content and format with a representative
from Balkin Buddies to make sure that everyone is clear on the topic,
format, etc. Ms. Greenfield is also available to autograph as many
books as needed.
doesn't do many school visits anymore but when she does, she gives
one presentation, plus autographs as many books as requested. She
combines her talk about being a writer with a reading from one or
more of her books. Audience participation is welcome and the presentation
and book(s) she reads from are in accordance with the age level
of the audience.
OF PROGRAMS AND GROUP SIZE
does one program a day. The audience can be of any size.
AND AUDIO TAPING
Greenfield requests that no video or audio taping be made of her
talks or readings.
AND TRAVEL AND HOTEL EXPENSES
honorarium is due by the end of the day of Ms. Greenfield's visit.
Schools and organizations should be prepared to pay airfare or train
fare and hotel charges directly to the airline or train station
and hotel respectively. Please discuss travel arrangements with
Ms. Greenfield, but do please pay for her travel and hotel in advance
with the hosting organization's check or credit card.
light of the economic climate, Ms. Greenfield has modified her honorarium
Washington, D.C. schools and events, she charges $500, plus travel
and maybe a meal.
schools and events outside Washington, D.C., she charges $1,000,
plus travel, hotel if needed, and meals.
Washington D.C. as well as well as events outside Washington, D.C.,
because of her partial blindness, her daughter accompanies her for
all events, and will sit with her during book signings. They will
need a hotel room with two beds for any overnight visits. Her daughter
pays for her own travel expenses.
any appearances requiring flying or train travel, she charges $1,800,
plus airfare or train fare and hotel as specified above and her
daughter will accompany her. Someone from the organization should
pick them up from the airport or train station and drive them back
to the airport or train station.
rates may be somewhat negotiable in special cases, so to discuss,
please contact Balkin Buddies by phone or email. Please note that
Ms. Greenfield prefers a hotel to have at least a 3 diamond AAA
rating. When flying, Ms. Greenfield prefers to fly out of National
Airport in Washington, D.C.; she also prefers to fly during daylight
hours, and doesn't like small planes, so do please book her on a
jet that seats a minimum of 50 passengers.
further information, especially about the expenses (travel, hotel,
and meals), click the "Arrange An Appearance" button and
see "General Information on the Cost of an Author Appearance"
as well as the 'Honorariums' section near the bottom of "How
to Plan an Author Appearance."