Jan Bozarth at Rock + Read – Book & Music Fest Austin, TX

In Austin during SXSW? Catch FGA author Jan Bozarth Rock + Read, a cool (and FREE) family-friendly event on Sunday March 20th.  Jan will be on stage doing a reading at 5pm and signing books afterward in the reading tent. Come by and say hello!


Character Profile: Birdie

Character Profile - Birdie

Birdie Cramer Bright

The Arbor Lineage – Protectors of the Green World

  • Talisman: The Singing Stone
  • Wisdom: Sensitivity
  • Heritage: Irish
  • Personality: curious, observant, smart, thoughtful, sentimental. A tree girl at heart. Loves music and botany.
  • Style: Birdie chooses clothes that remind her of home and family and favors natural fabrics. Comfortable, eclectic, feminine (a soft t-shirt and patched jeans).
  • Color: 93AB89

Book Giveaway!

Are you a student, parent, teacher, librarian, or just a FGA fan? Write a review of any Fairy Godmother Academy book and we’ll pick our favorites to receive a free autographed FGA book!

To Participate: Just post a short review in the comments section of this post.  If your book review is selected, we’ll contact you for your mailing address so we can send you your free book! You can direct your book to your favorite library or keep it for yourself (and to share with friends).  🙂

Kalis Dance Contest – Congratulations to the Winners

The Kalis Dance contest has ended! Thanks to all who submitted videos – we were totally impressed with your dance skills and hard work!
So without further adieu, here are winners:

First Prize Winner (iPad):
Doris G.(Los Angeles, CA) [watch the video]

Second Prize Winner (iPod touch): 
Ria A. (Houston, TX) [watch the video]

Third Place Winners (FGA Merch Pack):
Valerie G. (Los Angeles, CA) [watch the video]
Alejandro H. (Berwyn, IL) [watch the video]
Lauren W. (Glasgow, KY) [watch the video]
Sandra & Ashley (Driftwood, TX) [watch the video]
Nina B., Mia B., Amber S. (Lockport, IL) [watch the video]

Jan Bozarth Talks About the Kalis Dance

I created the Kalis Dance in Kerka’s Book because I love dance and wanted girls to have something that made them feel powerful AND graceful. The beautiful handmade sticks are like light sabers for girls. Check it out!

Casting Call: Girls Age 8-18 Needed for Dance Video Shoot

When: Sunday January 22nd, 2012 – 3-5pm
Where: Galaxy Dance Studios (1700 South Lamar Suite 338, Austin, TX 78704)

Dance Experience

Required in any style, including Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary, Modern, Hip Hop, Break, Cheer, Dance Team or Martial Arts. Must be able to learn and perform choreography quickly. Cast members will receive a small fee and FGA gift!!

What to Bring

  • A photo of yourself (head shot)
  • Wear clothing you can move in.
  • Auditions start promptly at 3pm.
  • Girls under 18 must have a parent/guardian sign a release form.

Announcing: FGA Holiday iPad Giveaway

Enter to Win a FGA iPad 2The Fairy Godmother Academy’s Book 5 – Sumi’s Book is coming out on December 27th! In honor of the latest book, we are giving away a special prize to our loyal fans.

Enter for a chance to win a shiny new iPad 2. This one-of-a-kind 16gb iPad 2 comes laser-etched with the FGA logo on the back. Enter now for a chance to win this special holiday gift from The Fairy Godmother Academy.
Visit our facebook page to enter!

Fairy Godmother Academy at Austin Comic Con

Jan will be at Comic Con in Austin Nov. 11th-13th. Sunday is officially Kid’s Day and kids under 10 get in free all day! Please come see her at Booth 2942 at the Austin Convention Center. She’ll be speaking about the enchanting world of Aventurine from 3-3:45pm on Sunday, Nov. 13th. (Room A in Exhibit Hall 1 – map here)

Get Your Tickets Now!