Reading Rock Stars Resource Center





A tireless advocate and volunteer for the arts, Mary Margaret Farabee served as founding co-chair of the Texas Book Festival, leading the organization to success in the early years and staying involved through her passion for the Reading Rock Stars program. Learn more about her life and legacy.

Author Visit Tips

Author visits are extremely beneficial in cultivating and generating excitement around reading and writing. After author visits, schools often find that students are more interested in reading and writing. In preparing for author visits, it is important to familiarize students with the author’s work past and present. Navigate resources by clicking the buttons below.