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Was selected to be featured in Kirkus Reviews March 15, 2018 issue.

Author Betty Thomas Patterson was featured On Kirkus Podcast

"Fully Booked" on November 13, 2018.

Author Betty Thomas Patterson will be featured on

on March 16, 2020 and included on Kirkus"Inside Scoop" Email Newsletter.


I will participate in the following event:

The Virtual Orange County Children's Book Festival

Saturday, September 26, 2020

The first part begins with a two-week "Story & Activity Time" featuring a diverse lineup of authors reading from their picture books, to teen and beyond books.

The second part of the Virtual Orange County Children's Book Festival is called "Red Carpet Time" with morning and afternoon sessions that will feature movie and TV celebrities and notable bestselling authors.


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