The Book Baker appearances include costume and read-aloud session.

The Book Baker appearances are just the thing for your organization if you want to inspire your people.

The Book Baker is an inspiring live-action character created by Jennifer Harshman, an educator, childcare professional, and writing and publishing expert who has been delighting children and adults with stories for years. Jennifer is an expert in the writing and publishing world and runs a small writing services agency. Her mission as the beloved character The Book Baker is to encourage young readers to become authors themselves.

The Book Baker Appearances

The Book Baker appearances are perfect for schools (public, private, home), libraries, churches civic organizations, and more. Jennifer Harshman shows up in costume—virtually or in person—to read stories to children. She has a knack for engaging her audiences and makes sessions interactive. Her enthusiasm for reading and writing is contagious, and people of all ages are always eager to hear what she has to say.

The Book Baker also works with teachers, administrators, and librarians to help them create a culture of reading in their classrooms and libraries. She provides resources and advice on how to make writing fun and engaging. She also encourages teachers to use books as a way to teach important life lessons, such as empathy and work ethic.

In addition to her work in the classroom, The Book Baker also works with aspiring child authors. Her small agency helps them develop their writing skills and provides guidance on how to publish their writing. She has helped many of her students become published authors.

The Book Baker appearances inspire people to become authors. She is a passionate advocate for literacy, and her work has made a positive impact on countless individuals. Jennifer Harshman, The Book Baker, is an example of how one person can make a difference in the lives of many.

Hire a Presenter for Your School or Organization

Are you looking for an engaging and inspiring presenter to come to your school? Look no further! Jennifer Harshman is passionate about helping people of all ages reach their full potential. We provide interactive, educational presentations that will leave a lasting impression on your students, staff, and members. Jennifer has years of experience in the field and is an experts in her topics.

Jennifer is passionate about helping people of all ages learn, and during The Book Baker appearances, she provides an unforgettable experience for your school, church, or civic organization. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you and your students reach their goals.


The Book Baker Appearances include fun sayings like Make it fun to get it done, as appears on this cupcake graphic.

Why Choose The Book Baker

Writing both nonfiction and fiction is important for children because it helps them develop their literacy skills and confidence and to express themselves. Nonfiction writing teaches children how to research, organize, and present information in a clear and concise way. Fiction writing encourages creativity, imagination, and storytelling skills. Both types of writing help children learn how to express themselves and communicate effectively. Additionally, writing both nonfiction and fiction helps children develop critical thinking skills as they learn to analyze and evaluate information.

The Book Baker reads a short picture book aloud to children, then talks about what it’s like to be an author and how they can become authors, too.  

This is important for a variety of reasons. Reading to children during The Book Baker Appearances helps to develop language skills, including vocabulary. Hearing stories read aloud helps children learn new words and understand how they are used in context. The Book Baker also encourages them to use their imagination and think critically about the story they are hearing. The interaction between The Book Baker and the audience members helps to foster a love of reading and writing and inspire them to bake a book of their own.

Experience The Book Baker Appearances

An in-person appearance is $1,000 plus expenses.

A one-hour live virtual appearance is $300.

A downloadable video of a prerecorded session is $50.

Contact us to book Jennifer Harshman.