TAMMY CARTER BRONSON
- Owner/President of Bookaroos Publishing, Inc. (1999-Present)
- Award Winning Author & Illustrator (2000-Present)
- Public Speaker (2001-Present)
For fourteen years Tammy Carter Bronson has traveled across the country inspiring children to be dedicated readers and better writers. She has conducted speaking engagements at more than 650 elementary schools in 21 states presenting to over 300,000 students. Her fourth picture book, SEA HORSE, RUN!, was awarded the Next Generation Indie Book Award for Best Children’s Picture Book in 2011. In January 2014 Tammy conducted her first international author visit at the Rabat American School in Rabat, Morocco.
Mrs. Bronson lives in Fayetteville, Arkansas and writes historical fiction for YA/adults in her spare time. She is currently seeking a literary agent who will help her find a publisher for her novels.
Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators (SCBWI, 1997-Present)
International Reading Association (IRA, 2001-Present)
Jane Austen Society of North America (JASNA, 2004-Present)
Romance Writer’s of America (RWA, 2009-Present)
Independent Book Publisher’s Association (IBPA, 2001-2006; 2011-Present)
Independent Book Publishing Professionals Group (IBPPG, 2011-Present)
WRITING WORKSHOPS & CONFERENCES ATTENDED:
SCBWI Midwinter Conference, New York City, NY (January 28-30, 2011)
Arkansas SCBWI Annual Conference (1998, 1999, 2002, 2009-2011)
Arkansas SCBWI Fall Writer’s Retreat (2000, 2009-2010)
CELEBRATION OF BOOKS Tulsa, OK (1997, 2002, 2006, 2008)
NC/NE Texas Chapter’s SCBWI Conference (2004).
Book Expo & PMA* PUBLISHER’S UNIVERSITY in Chicago, IL (2000)
Michael Hauge’s Screenwriting for Hollywood (1995)
*Publisher’s Marketing Association now IBPA