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Guiteras Elementary School Library: 2015 Author-Illustrator Ursula Vernon Visit

Author-Illustrator Ursula Vernon Visits Guiteras School!


                                                   All images and webisodes are the creative work of Ursula Vernon or Penguin RandomHouse. 

                                             We are grateful to use and share them with our Guiteras School community.

                    One School School, One Book

                                              Dragonbreath by Ursula Vernon


All K-5 Students will read and discuss the book during Library Class.

Students in Grades 2-4 will have a visit with Ursula Vernon on 3/17.  After the presentation, 4 students from each classroom will have a "Meet and Greet" with Ursula Vernon.  The students will be selected from a drawing in order to make it fair.

Penguin RandomHouse is generously funding the visit.


If you would like to purchase Ursula Vernon's books, they can be pre-ordered and autographed and personalized.   The deadline to return the pre-order form with payment (cash or checks made payable to "BWRSD") to Guiteras School in care of Ms. Galipeau/Library is Thurs. MARCH 3.
The pre-ordered books will be delivered and sent home with students on the day of the visit, which is Thurs. March 17.

The pre-order form is below; click to open, download and print.

Thank you to Barrington Books for making it possible to pre-order books.

Ask Ursula Vernon Questions!

Ursula Vernon Resources

Dragonbreath Create-a-Comic

Comment on Ursula Vernon's Books

Inspired by Ursula Vernon's graphic novel text features, students practice writing dialogue with speech bubbles

Students learn about character's voice using speech bubbles, inspired by Dragonbreath




Homages to Danny Dragonbreath

Inspired by "Snorkelbats", students create an illustration based on the features that Ursula Vernon created for her illustration