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Karen Hesse

Newbery Medal Winning Author of "Out of the Dust", MacArthur Fellowship "Genius" Award Winner, Children's & Young Adult Author

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Karen Hesse Biography

Karen Hesse is the author of many books for young people, including Out of the Dust, winner of the Newbery Medal, Letters from Rifka, Brooklyn Bridge, Phoenix Rising, Sable and Lavender. In addition to the Newbery, she has received honors including the Scott O’Dell Historical Fiction Award, the MacArthur Fellowship “Genius” Award and the Christopher Award, and was nominated for a National Jewish Book Award. Born in Baltimore, Hesse graduated from the University of Maryland. She and her husband Randy live in Vermont.

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Brooklyn Bridge: A Novel

Brooklyn Bridge: A Novel

Out Of The Dust

Out Of The Dust

Letters from Rifka

Letters from Rifka

Aleutian Sparrow

Aleutian Sparrow

Witness

Witness

Stowaway

Stowaway

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  • How do I book Karen Hesse to speak at my event?

    Our experienced booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure speakers like Karen Hesse for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment since 2002. Click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page to check availability for Karen Hesse, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get speaking fee information and check availability for Karen Hesse or any other speaker of your choice.
  • What are the speaker fees for Karen Hesse

    Speaking fees for Karen Hesse, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. The estimated fees to book Karen Hesse are $10,000 - $20,000 for live events and available upon request for virtual events. For the most current speaking fee to hire Karen Hesse, click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak directly with an experienced booking agent.
  • What topics does Karen Hesse speak about?

    Karen Hesse is a keynote speaker and industry expert whose speaking topics include Authors, Creativity Speakers, Literary.
  • Where does Karen Hesse travel from?

    Karen Hesse generally travels from Vermont, USA, but can be booked for private corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances across the country.
  • Who is Karen Hesse’s agent?

    AAE Speakers Bureau has successfully booked keynote speakers like Karen Hesse for clients worldwide since 2002. As a full-service speaker booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Please click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page including the details of your event, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Karen Hesse for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service speaker booking agency?

    AAE Speakers Bureau is a full-service speaker booking agency, meaning we can completely manage the speaker’s or celebrity’s engagement with your organization from the time of booking your speaker through the event’s completion. We provide all of the services you need to host Karen Hesse or any other speaker of your choice, including offer negotiation, contractual assistance, accounting and billing, and event speaker travel and logistics services. When you book a speaker with us, we manage the process of hosting a speaker for you as an extension of your team. Our goal is to give our clients peace of mind and a best-in-class service experience when booking a speaker with us.
  • Why is AAE Speakers Bureau different from other booking agencies?

    If you’re looking for the best, unbiased speaker recommendations, paired with a top-notch customer service experience, you’re in the right place. At AAE Speakers Bureau, we exclusively represent the interests of our clients - professional organizations, companies, universities, and associations. We intentionally do not represent the speakers we feature or book. That is so we can present our clients with the broadest and best performing set of speaker options in the market today, and we can make these recommendations without any obligation to promote a specific speaker over another. This is why when our agents suggest a speaker for your event, you can be assured that they are of the highest quality with a history of proven success with our other clients.
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Newbery Medal Winning Author of "Out of the Dust", MacArthur Fellowship "Genius" Award Winner, Children's & Young Adult Author

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Vermont, USA
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Karen Hesse Biography

Karen Hesse is the author of many books for young people, including Out of the Dust, winner of the Newbery Medal, Letters from Rifka, Brooklyn Bridge, Phoenix Rising, Sable and Lavender. In addition to the Newbery, she has received honors including the Scott O’Dell Historical Fiction Award, the MacArthur Fellowship “Genius” Award and the Christopher Award, and was nominated for a National Jewish Book Award. Born in Baltimore, Hesse graduated from the University of Maryland. She and her husband Randy live in Vermont.

Karen Hesse Videos

  • Karen Hesse Interview - YouTube
  • Newbery Medal-winning author Karen Hesse on What You Wish For ...
  • Karen Hesse, Newbery author of "Out of the Dust" discusses her ...

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FAQs on booking Karen Hesse

  • How do I book Karen Hesse to speak at my event?

    Our experienced booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure speakers like Karen Hesse for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment since 2002. Click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page to check availability for Karen Hesse, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get speaking fee information and check availability for Karen Hesse or any other speaker of your choice.
  • What are the speaker fees for Karen Hesse

    Speaking fees for Karen Hesse, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. The estimated fees to book Karen Hesse are $10,000 - $20,000 for live events and available upon request for virtual events. For the most current speaking fee to hire Karen Hesse, click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak directly with an experienced booking agent.
  • What topics does Karen Hesse speak about?

    Karen Hesse is a keynote speaker and industry expert whose speaking topics include Authors, Creativity Speakers, Literary.
  • Where does Karen Hesse travel from?

    Karen Hesse generally travels from Vermont, USA, but can be booked for private corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances across the country.
  • Who is Karen Hesse’s agent?

    AAE Speakers Bureau has successfully booked keynote speakers like Karen Hesse for clients worldwide since 2002. As a full-service speaker booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Please click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page including the details of your event, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Karen Hesse for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service speaker booking agency?

    AAE Speakers Bureau is a full-service speaker booking agency, meaning we can completely manage the speaker’s or celebrity’s engagement with your organization from the time of booking your speaker through the event’s completion. We provide all of the services you need to host Karen Hesse or any other speaker of your choice, including offer negotiation, contractual assistance, accounting and billing, and event speaker travel and logistics services. When you book a speaker with us, we manage the process of hosting a speaker for you as an extension of your team. Our goal is to give our clients peace of mind and a best-in-class service experience when booking a speaker with us.
  • Why is AAE Speakers Bureau different from other booking agencies?

    If you’re looking for the best, unbiased speaker recommendations, paired with a top-notch customer service experience, you’re in the right place. At AAE Speakers Bureau, we exclusively represent the interests of our clients - professional organizations, companies, universities, and associations. We intentionally do not represent the speakers we feature or book. That is so we can present our clients with the broadest and best performing set of speaker options in the market today, and we can make these recommendations without any obligation to promote a specific speaker over another. This is why when our agents suggest a speaker for your event, you can be assured that they are of the highest quality with a history of proven success with our other clients.

Karen Hesse is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Karen Hesse for your event is $10,000 - $20,000. Karen Hesse generally travels from VT, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Pam Muñoz Ryan, Laura Numeroff, Lois Lowry, Melissa Baron and Yangsze Choo. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Karen Hesse for an upcoming live or virtual event.

Karen Hesse Speaker Videos

  • Karen Hesse Interview - YouTube
    Newbery Medal-winning author Karen Hesse on What You Wish For ...
  • Karen Hesse, Newbery author of "Out of the Dust" discusses her ...

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This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any speaker or artist on this site. AAE is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

If you are the talent and wish to request a profile update or removal from our online directory, please submit a profile request form.

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