Appearances:  School Visits, Book Signings and Writing Workshops

School Visits

Packed into each 30-45 minute PowerPoint presentation, students learn how to spark imagination What if?, give feedback on what they feel is strong writing and editing and why, create mixed-media collage by viewing the original illustrations, and, how to research-- especially for grades three-six. Up to four presentations are given in one day for base fee of $450.00, depending on distance.

Another option for second graders is to write the sequel to Even Sharks Need Friends, one-hour workshop that can be added to the program for an additional $100.00.

Picture book PowerPoints are geared toward pre-K through second grades and the chapter book Ghost Over Boulder Creek powerpoint is intended for third through sixth grades, and is especially relevant for the Colorado social studies curriculum. Email us at or call PeasePod Books, 303-447-9509.

Current Schedule

Writing Workshops and Book Signings 2015


Sept. 24 8:30- 2:30  Presentations to Douglass, Eisenhower and Whittier Schools. Followed by Launch Celebration of SAFE AT LAST. TRUE STORIES OF HORSE RESCUES at B&N Boulder. 5:00

Sept. 30 9:30-1     Signing at Filter Press Booth of SAFE AT LAST at Denver PUblic Schools Book Expo.

Oct. 2 6:00 Storytime and signing of SAFE AT LAST and TALLIE'S CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SURPRISE at Second Star to the Right Children's Books, Denver.

Oct. 18, 11-2 "Fun Show" with Boulder County Horse Assoc. at the Colorado Horse Rescue booth, signing SAFE AT LAST. TRUE STORIES OF HORSE RESCUES. Boulder County Fairgrounds, Longmont, CO.

Nov. 17, 12:30 Presentation of SAFE AT LAST. TRUE STORIES OF HORSE RESCUES to Dawson School, by Elaine Pease and Carol Brice, Dir. of CHR.  Special guest Mini Pearl, the mini horse star from SAFE AT Last.

Nov. 21, 11-1 Signing of SAFE AT LAST and Elaine's other books for Country in the Village's 30 year celebration, Arapahoe Rd. Lafayette, CO.

Dec. 2 4-7 Signing at REMAX of BOULDER ANNUAL HOLIDAY TRUNK SHOW. 2427 Canyon Blvd. Bouldder, CO.

Dec. 5-6, 9-3, Booth at the Boulder County Farmer's Market Holiday Gift Fair, Longmont County Fairgrounds   

Dec. 7, 3-5, Book Fair for Platt Park Pre-School, Barnes & Noble, Colorado Blvd. Denver, CO.   3-4 p.m. Special guest, Mini Pearl, the mini horse star of SAFE AT LAST. TRUE STORIES OF HORSE RESCUES!

Dec. 8, Author visit to Ft. Collins Montessori School, then on to their Book Fair at Barnes & Noble, College Av. Ft. Collins, 4:00.  Special guest, Mini Pearl, the mini horse star of SAFE AT LAST. TRUE STORIES OF HORSE RESCUES!   

Dec. 14 Storytime 4:30 Barnes & Noble, Pearl St. Boulder, CO. TALLIE'S CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SURPRISE! A HOLIDAY WHODUNIT. Coloring activity, and all titles available for personalized gifts.