Madeleine Dunphy -Author
366 61st Street
Oakland, CA 94618
Please contact by email
Books for Children
At Home with the Gopher Tortoise: The Story of a Keystone Species, Cat in the Night, Here is Antarctica, Here is the African Savanna, Here is the Arctic Winter, Here is the Coral Reef, Here is the Southwestern Desert, Here is the Tropical Rain Forest, Here is the Wetland, The Peregrine's Journey: A Story of Migration
Books are available through the Web of Life Children's Books, Ingram, PGW
Has worked with Books Inc., Cody's, Book Passage, The Storyteller, Hicklebee's, Linden Tree, and more.
Available for school presentations.
Type & length of presentations: 45 minutes: Ms. Dunphy does many different types of school presentations. Some revolve around a particular book/ecosystem, others are about the writing process. Her presentations are interactive. She often will have kids act out the different ecosystems represented by her books. She does slide shows, reads the books, talks about the writing process and takes questions and answers.
To find out more, visit her website.
Ages/grades preferred: K-5th grades
Size of audience: any
Equipment required: A screen, a table and a dark room, and possibly an extension cord.
Madeleine Dunphy has an MA in Education and has been teaching for many years. She loves doing school presentations!