Christine Kohler

Children's Book Author, Editor, Writing Instructor

I have given writer talks to students at schools and adult groups in Japan, Guam, Hawaii, plus U.S. states.

I am reading to a second grade class.

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2016

Feb. 19-20, 2016 -- Teen Bookfest by the Bay, Corpus Christi, TX

April 8-9, 2016 -- North Texas Book Festival, Denton, TX

August 13, 2016 -- Ft. Worth Public Library, downtown, 1-4 pm, multi-author program

August 21, 2016 -- Barnes & Noble, Champaign, IL

September 23-24, 2016 -- NCTX-SCBWI Revision Round Table retreat, Addison, TX

November 5, 2016 -- Dallas Public Library, 1-4 pm, multi-author event

2015

Jan. 24, 2015 -- YAK Fest at Keller High School in Fort Worth, Texas

May 28, 2015 -- Dream Award convention, Scottsdale, AZ

Aug. 15, 2015 Ft. Worth Library Author Round-Up 1-4 p.m.

Oct. 13, 2015 -- San Angelo Writers Club, I will be giving a presentation on "Writing Book Proposals" at 6:30 p.m., 1st Place, 14 E. Harris, San Angelo, TX.




Jan. 18, 2014 NO SURRENDER SOLDIER launch at Carnegie Library, Ballinger, Texas

Jan. 25, 2014 NO SURRENDER SOLDIER launch at Tom Green Library in San Angelo, Texas

March 15-16 Tucson Festival of Books at the University of Arizona; meet me in the children's lit pavillion 11:45-1:45.

April 8-11, 2014Texas Library Association (TLA) San Antonio : April 9, Wed. 10:15-11:50 -- speaking on a panel about religion in YA lit;
April 9, Wed. 12:30-2 p.m. signing in Overlooked Books Booth #2526
April 9, Wed. 3-4 p.m. signing in Author's Row;
April 10, Thurs. 9:30-11:30 a.m. -- Texas Teens 4 Libraries;
April 10, Thurs. 12-1:30 p.m. -- Texas Tea with librarians;
April 10, Thurs. 3-4 p.m. signing in Author's Row;
April 10, Thurs. 6-8 p.m. librarian meet and greet party.

April 19, Sat. 2-4 p.m. Barnes & Noble LaCantera, San Antonio -- Educators' Appreciation Week, "Research behind NO SURRENDER SOLDIER" program

June 26-July 1, 2014 American Library Association (ALA), Las Vegas -- June 29, Sunday 11-12:30, Class of 2k14 librarian trivia game with Jay Asher and Josephine Angelini moderating.

August 1-4, 2014 Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) summer conference, LA.
Sat. Aug. 2, 3:15-4:15 Christine Kohler, Chris Eboch, and Ginger Wadsworth will present a workshop on “Real World Facts: The Foundation for Narrative Nonfiction, Historical Fiction, and Fiction.”

At the same time, fellow Class of 2k14 members will be discussing group marketing.

September 20, 2014 -- I'm signing at the SCBWI and Barnes & Noble Book Fair at San Pedro bookstore.

October 18, 2014 -- I will be presenting on how to write book venue proposals at a SCBWI meeting held at Barnes & Noble Book Fair at San Pedro bookstore.

2013

Nov. 25, 2013 -- Assembly on Literature for Adolescence of the NCTE (ALAN) panel for National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)

Selected Works

E-Book, Non-fiction, writers
e-book on Kindle for those interested in writing biblical-based stories, articles, poems.
Nonfiction
This series covers everything you need to know to organize a glee or show choir.
"...Internet sites that are kept up to date and used as a resource for students writing research projects. The Report Links provide such useful sources as documents, photographs, and illustrations...." –Library Media Connection, October 2006
Refugees: Hear their voices. Read about children who lived through wars, and sought to find safe homes. They moved to a new country for a better life.
NOVEL
A young man. An old soldier. A terrible injustice. But should the punishment be death?
Anthologies, Collections
"Chiune Sugihara: Righteous Among the Nations", Leaflets of Our Resistance, Volume 2
Activities for outdoor play, sand and water play.
Activities for teachers to help children ages 3-6 learn about the world around them.
100 activities for teachers of children 3-5
Fiction, ages 5-9
When Jennifer and Scotty Harper encounter problems in life, they come up with solutions to overcome difficulties, and learn to trust Jesus in the process.

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