Telling Our Stories: A Children’s Literature Event

December 15, 2018. Brunswick United Methodist Church, 6142 42nd Avenue North, Crystal. 9 a.m. – Noon. Panel discussion and books sales. 


Past Events

What Is a Novel in Verse? 

October 27, 2018. Bryant Uptown Community Gathering Space. 3557 Bryant Avenue South, Mpls. Sponsored by the Minnesota Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (MNSCBWI) 

(Yvonne Pearson is a fiscal year 2018 recipient of an Artist Initiative grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.)


Sadie Brave the Wilderness

Drury Lane Book Store, Grand Marais, MN. July 28, 2018.

Beagle and Wolf Books and Bindery Bookfest, Park Rapids,  June 16, 2018.

Minnesota History Museum Bookstore, December 8, 2017.

Barnes & Noble Story Time, November 25, 2017

Minnesota State Fair, featured author, August 30, 2017

Piragis Bookstore, Ely, July 19, 2017

The Bookstore at Fitgers, Duluth, July 15, 2017

Great Good Place for Books, Montclair, California, June 25, 2017

Valley Bookstore, Stillwater. June 3, 2017

BOOK LAUNCH   Saturday, May 20, 2017, Red Balloon Bookshop.


Poetry Readings

Publication Reading –   St. Paul Almanac: On a Collected Path. May 12, 2017

Reading from Amethyst and Agate: Poems of Lake Superior. Sunday, August 23,  Zeitgeist Arts Cafe, Duluth and Saturday, November 14,  Subtext Bookstore, St. Paul

Book Signing.  Poetry Party: Limericks, Concrete Poems, Prose Poems, Narrative Poems, at Red Balloon Bookstore,  St. Paul

Reading at Echoes book launch [book created by Georgia Greeley and Sue Bjerke]. Sunday, November 9, Minnesota Center for Book Arts

St. Paul Almanac publication readings. Monday, October 16, Common Good books,  St. Paul & Friday, October 19, 7 p.m., Mad Hatter Coffee Cafe and Teahouse,  St. Paul