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Testimonials

“Dianne and John were courteous, kind, funny, engaging, and very professional. Their passion for reading and sharing their anti-bullying message is evident in everything they do! …I wholeheartedly recommend this program. It is well worth the money and time. I plan to book them again next year!” Wendy Jeffcoat, Library Media Specialist, LPE, Lisa Park Elementary, Houma, Louisiana (Captain Deadeye Book and Author Visit)


“It was great to have y’all!! Everyone loved it! The kids are still talking about it!” Lori Dugas Harrell, Principal, North Pike Elementary School, Summit, Mississippi (Captain Deadeye Book and Author Visit)


“My first grader and I HAD to read the whole book tonight before she went to bed!! We loved it!!” – Kristi Martin Bird, Teacher, North Pike Elementary School, Summit, Mississippi (Captain Deadeye Book and Author Visit)


“What a wonderful, engaging show! It made a positive impact on our students. Thank you so much!!!” – Nicole Cannaliato, Assistant Principal, Paul Solis Elementary, Gretna, Louisiana (Captain Deadeye Author Visit)


“My kindergarten class recently Skyped with Dianne de Las Casas and John Couret and it was great. The authors were engaging and creative with their presentation. Several of my students played Captain Deadeye: The Bully Shark at recess after this wonderful presentation. It’s an experience that my class won’t soon forget!” – Brian Smith, Kindergarten Teacher and Scholastic Teacher blogger, Wittenburg Elementary, North Carolina (Skype Author Visit)


“Thank you so much for a wonderful presentation today! The kids just loved the way you made the story more like a play and acted out the parts from the book! We really appreciate you taking the time to come and share your talents and author knowledge with the staff and students at SC Calvert Academy! …they enjoyed your visit. Again, thank you for being so gracious and making our event so much fun!” – Mayra Velilla-Ryte, 3rd Grade Teacher, South Carolina Calvert Academy (Virtual Author Visit)


“Thank you so much for being a part of the 4th Annual Southwest Louisiana Family Book Festival. Both of your presentations were fabulous! Your attitudes and smiling faces helped to set a positive tone for the day – and I deeply appreciate you! I look forward to being with you again in the future.” – Linda Kay Whittington Hurst, Founder, Southwest Louisiana Family Book Festival, Lake Charles, Louisiana (Book Festival)