Alison Pearce Stevens

Welcome!

I’m Dr. Alison Pearce Stevens. Thanks for stopping by my site!

As a writer for kids, I wear two hats—I’m a science writer by day and a spinner of tall nature and science tales by night (actually, in the wee hours of the morning—I’m an early bird). I’ve got lots of fun stuff here for kids, parents, and teachers. Click on any of the links above to find out more!

Represented by Alexandra Weiss, Azantian Literary Agency.

 

 


Latest News

 

January 12, 2021

Cover reveal!

Rhinos in Nebraska cover with rhinos running from volcanic ash cloudMy next book has a cover! I am over the moon with this design; Matt Huynh hit it out of the ballpark. Rhinos in Nebraska tells the story of the Ashfall Fossil Beds in Nebraska. This remarkable paleontology site is home to hundreds of perfectly preserved fossils of rhinos, camels, horses, deer, and more. Find out how scientists have spent the last 50 years uncovering its secrets to reveal an unexpected ancient world. Learn more and preorder on the Books page.

 

January 8, 2021

Happy New Year!

Here’s hoping life returns to a more normal(ish) state in the near future. My free virtual visits are fully booked for the 2020-2021 school year. If you’re interested in a longer, more in-depth virtual presentation, please reach out via my contact page, and we can set up a time for me to talk with your class!

 

December 18, 2020

Free school visits available!

My schedule for 2021 World Read Aloud Day is full, but I still have a few free visits available for other days! If you’re interested, please reach out via my contact page, and we can set up a time for me to talk with your class!