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Click on the Photo above for more information about or to book Durham (NC) children's author and Martinsville (VA) native, Melissa Rooney, for hands-on children's book readings, featuring kid-safe, practical science by the author. She's a great guest to have during Science Day/Night/Week or Dr. Seuss celebrations. Melissa has conducted workshops at the Virginia Museum of Transportation in Roanoke, VA; the Virginia Museum of Natural History in Martinsville, VA; the Danville Science Center in Danville, VA; and numerous local events, public libraries, and schools (public, private, magnet, charter, and home) on the East Coast. Melissa Rooney is the author of "Eddie the Electron","Eddie the Electron Moves Out" (book two in her STEM-based children's book series with Amberjack Publishing), "I Chalk", and "The Fate of the Frog" (out this Spring (2018)).

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Click links below for more Info about Melissa, Eddie, and their mission:

Melissa's Facebook Page, containing posts for parents, teachers, writers, and caretakers of the youth on this planet.

Podcast Interview with Clarion Content, THE online magazine for Durham, NC.

A Child Interviews Melissa Rooney about her Children's STEM book, "Eddie the Electron Moves Out"

A Child Reviews "Eddie the Electron"

Guest Blog with Amberjack Publishing (publishers of the "Eddie the Electron" series)

Author Q&A with Amberjack Publishing (publishers of the "Eddie the Electron" series)

Melissa's Homepage