Todd loves to visit and does as many school visits and appearances as he can. If you work for a school, library, convention or bookstore and are interested in finding out more, please contact Jill Yeomans, Todd's Event Coordinator:
or contact Hachette Book Group at

If you would like to see Todd in action at some of his events, check out his Instagram Stories. You’ll see clips from Todd’s two most recent trips to China and Dubai.

Book Signings

Invite Todd to your book shop or next event to meet and sign books. For more information, Contact Jill Yeomans at, or download the Author Visit Form

Keynote Addresses

Do you have an upcoming event you'd like to have Todd speak at? Please fill out the form below to help start planning your event with Todd:

School & Library Visits

Plan a visit! Todd loves visiting schools and libraries all over the world. Please fill out the form below to start planning your visit from Todd. Todd's primary audience is Pre-K through 2nd grade, however, he will speak to other grade levels; his presentation is adjusted accordingly.


DEC 21 - Berkeley, CA

Todd's First Pop Up Shop!

11 AM- 5 PM

Hey everyone! I’m going to do my first POP-UP SHOP in Berkeley California on Friday, December 21st from 11 AM-5PM. The November 11th event has been postponed due to the California fires and will be rescheduled soon. I’ll be there signing books. There will also be limited edition plush available. Share the post and be entered to win a signed copy of my new book Cars and Trucks, available the end of December. I'm looking forward to seeing you.

APR 9-10th - Scarsdale, NY

Fox Meadow and Edgewood Schools

APR 18-19, 2019 - Austin, TX

Texas Library Association


NOV 4, 2018 - Fairfield, CA

Solano Library Foundations Authors Luncheon

OCT 25-26th - Newtown, PA


SEPT 29, 2018 - New Haven, CT

The XLH Network

SEPT 17th-23rd - Shanghai and Beijing China

View Todd's photos here

SEPT 2018 - San Francisco, CA

Family House SF

JUL 1st, 2018 - San Francisco, CA

Todd Parr Day at the Food Bank

11:30-2:20 PM

FEB 2-3rd, 2018 - Houston, TX

The Bookworm Festival

Details TBD

FEB 8-9th, 2018 - Jackson Hole, WY

Teton County Library

Time TBD

FEB 22-24th, 2018 - Kearney, NE

Nebraska State Reading Conference

MAR, 2018 - Dubai, UAE

American School of Dubai

APR 7th, 2018 - Whitewater, WI

University of Wisconsin Whitewater

2039 Winther Hall, 800 West Main St Whitewater, WI 53190. Time TBA

APR 17th, 2018 - Marylhurst, OR

Authors! Authors! Authors! Series 29

Marylhurst University,Hawthorne Room

7600 Pacific Highway Marylhust, OR 97036.

APR 28th, 2018 - San Francisco, CA

San Francisco State University


NOV 12th, 2017 - Santa Monica, CA

Books & Cookies SPECIAL EVENT -check store for details

2309 Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 452-1301

NOV 9-10th, 2017 - Ellicott City, MD

Glenelg County School

12793 Folly Quarter Rd.
(410) 531-8600

OCT 19-20th, 2017 - Farmville, VA

Virgina Children's Book Festival

Longwood University

OCT 28th, 2017 - Tucson, AZ

Pima County Library

Pima County Library LGBT Services Committee 20th Anniversary Celebration, 2-4PM 1000 North Tucson Blvd.
(520) 791-4010

OCT 3rd, 2017 - San Carlos, CA

The Reading Bug

785 Laurel St.
(650) 591-0100

SEPT 30th, 2017 - Corte Madera, CA

Book Passage

A Benefit for the San Francisco Food Bank
11 - 12 PM

SEPT 28th, 2017 - Webster Groves, MO

The Novel Neighbor

7905 Big Bend Blvd.
(314) 738-9384

FEB 4th, 2017 - Hayward, CA

PEAYC Keynote

Chabot College

FEB 25th, 2017 - Palo Alto, CA


JAN 11-20th, 2017 - Singapore

The Singapore American School

OCT 25th, 2016 - Chicago, IL

Anderson's Book Store

OCT 26th, 2016 - Chicago, IL

Book Stall

Vernon Public Library

OCT 27th, 2016 - Oklahoma City, OK

Best of Books

OCT 30th, 2016 - San Carlos, CA

The Reading Bug

NOV 3-4th, 2016 - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA

Alberta Teachers’ Association Conference

NOV 10th, 2016 - Danville, CA

Rakestraw Books