Visiting Author

  • Chris Barton Photograph The Park Road PTSA generously funds an author visit once each school year, usually in the spring. Author visits alternate each year between the primary and intermediate elementary grades.

    This academic year, Author Chris Barton will visit Park Road students in Grades K-3 on March 4, 2019. We are offering his books for sale prior to his visit, and Mr. Barton will sign each book that is purchased. An order form will be sent home with students mid-January. You can also access it at the bottom of this page. Please note that the form should be sent back to the library with cash or check made payable to Park Road PTSA by Tuesday, February 5. 

    Books may also be ordered through the PTSA Web site.

    For more information about Chris Barton, please visit Chris Barton's Web site.


     Other authors who have visited Park Road Elementary School through the support of the PTSA include:

    • Barbara O'Connor (2018)
    • Jason Chin (2017)
    • Lisa Graff (2016)
    • Matthew McElligott (2015)
    • Sarah Weeks (2014)
    • Tim Egan (2013)
    • Mary Amato (2012)
    • Emily Jenkins (2011)
    • Frances O'Roark Dowell (2010)
    • Peter Brown (2009)
    • Cynthia DeFelice (2008)
    • Robin Pulver (2007)
    • Vivian Vande Velde (2006)
    • Laurie Keller (2005)
    • Kathleen Krull (2004)




    January 16, 2019

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