I am available to schools, libraries, book stores, reading and writing groups, conferences and workshops for appearances which may include any of the following:



The SEE Youth Writing Program – One day or after-school workshops. E-mail to request a brochure or to schedule a workshop.

authorbethneff (at) gmail (dot) com

Read more here:

Other Workshops for youth or adults:

Writing for young adults
What makes great characters and where to find them
Riding the wave – developing your book ideas
Dialogue – letting characters have their say
Writing what you know

Other services:

Online workshops, mentoring, editing.

For more information or to schedule an appearance, please contact me at

If you would like to request a copy of Getting Somewhere to review on your blog, email Penguin Young Readers Group at Be sure to include your name, the name and URL of your blog, an address to which a possible review copy can be sent, plus any statistics and/or sample reviews.

Please understand that galley quantities are limited and that not all requests can be filled.