Its a Great Time for Poetry

It's a wonderful time to schedule a visit with a poet. I make very few school visits because of writing projects, so please book early if you are interested.

School Visits

Teachers, Librarians & Parents

Author Visits

* To make kids fall in love with language using rhythm, word play and movement.

* To clarify the difference between poetry and prose.

* To help students use words to express feelings and make fresh observations of the world.

* To show the stages of how an author's words become a book.

Workshops for Educators

* To make you comfortable with poetry.

* To show how to integrate poetry into curriculum.

For More Information & Bookings:
Bobbi Katz
82 Riverview
Port Ewen, NY 12466
Phone: 845-338-8163
E-mail: bobbikatz@​

Selected Works

illustrated by Carin Berger; Greenwillow/Harper Collins 2007
illustrated by LeUyen Pham; Harcourt Books 2006
illustrated by Marilyn Hafner; Dutton March 2004
illustrated by Susan Estelle Kwas; Dutton 2001
illustrated by Nina Crews; Greenwillow/Harper Collins 2000
illustrated by Joung Un Kim; Mondo Publishing 1997
illustrated by Steve Bjorkman; Scholastic 1996
Selected by Deak and Litchman; HarperCollins 2003
Professional Books
Scholastic Professional Books 2006
Scholastic Professional Books 2000