About this Speaker
Jane R. Wood is the author of five award-winning juvenile fiction books where she weaves history and science into stories filled with mystery, adventure, and humor for young readers ages 8-14. Students like her books because they’re fun—teachers like them for their educational value.
Wood has also written a book for authors who want to sell their books to schools. In "Schools: A Niche Market for Authors," Wood shares many of the strategies she has used for more than 15 years to market and sell her books to schools.
Wood is a former teacher, newspaper reporter, and television producer, who often presents at book festivals, conferences for writers and publishers, and at education conferences.