2024 Festival:
October 21–27

Tom Birdseye


TOM BIRDSEYE is the author of nineteen books for young readers,including fiction, picture books and nonfiction. His books have won or been a finalist for state children’s choice awards forty-three times and been recognized by the International Reading Association, the National Council of Social Studies, the Oregon Library Association and the Oregon Reading Association. Tom is faculty emeritus in the Writing for Children and Young Adults program at Vermont College of Fine Arts. He lives in Corvallis, Oregon.

2024 Reading List: