Raymond Arroyo is a teller of beloved tales, a New York Times Bestselling author, an internationally known, award-winning journalist, broadcaster, producer and humorist.  His picture books and middle grade series have touched generations of readers.  And his live appearances have left audiences inspired, uplifted, and doubled over with laughter. For more click BIO.

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I am so excited to announce The Unexpected Light of Thomas Alva Edison book tour.  I hope you’ll come join me with the whole family to celebrate the release of the first book in the Turnabout Tales series.  I’ll share the untold story of Thomas Edison as well as some fun, a few surprises. And for a signed edition of the book, you can Pre-Order them from Premiere Collectables.  See you soon!!       

Virtual LiveSigning: March 21, 6:05pm

The Villages, FL: March 25, 2pm 
Barnes and Noble
Jacksonville, FL: March 26, 4pm
San Marcos Books
Metairie, LA: March 27, 7pm
Barnes and Noble

Simi Valley, CA: March 29, 6pm
The Reagan Library
Brentwood, TN: May 6, 11am
Cool Springs Barnes and Noble


The Unexpected Light of Thomas Alva Edison (Turnabout Tales) Cover Reveal

I am thrilled to share with you the cover reveal for the first book in the Turnabout Tales series from Zonderkids/ Harper Collins. This first book contains the largely hidden Turnabout Tale of how curious Thomas Alva Edison became the world's greatest inventor.  You and your families are going to love this series--exploring the origins of great lives.  The Unexpected Light of Thomas Alva Edison premieres March 23rd.  Challenges Faced.  Paths Altered. History Changed. 

Pre-order here - The Unexpected Light of Thomas Alva Edison (Turnabout Tales) 


Finally, the True, Untold Story of the Wise Men…

They were not three kings.  Nor were they from the Far East, or even Persia…

In this thrilling, visual adventure capturing the wonder of the Christmas season, New York Times bestselling author Raymond Arroyo shares the true, hidden story of the mysterious Magi, who risked everything to discover the truth. Based on new historical evidence, The Wise Men Who Found Christmas is the miraculous, untold tale of three seekers who followed a star and found themselves in the middle of the greatest story ever told. Stunningly illustrated by Diane Le Feyer, this enchanting family keepsake is sure to become part of your Christmas tradition – and a reminder that chasing truth is often the greatest adventure of all.

The Wise Men Who Found Christmas: Raymond Arroyo, Diane Le Feyer: 9781644136201: Books

Radiating the wondrous spirit of the season, The Spider Who Saved Christmas rekindles an ancient legend, casting new light on the story we thought we knew. Created by New York Times Bestselling Author Raymond Arroyo (with illustrations by Randy Gallegos), The Spider Who Saved Christmas spins the enchanting faith-filled tale of Nephila, a cave-dwelling spider who plays a pivotal role central to the Christmas story. This instant classic reveals the origin of Christmas tinsel and reminds us that hope can always be found even in dark places where we least expect it. The Spider Who Saved Christmas: 9781644132111: Raymond Arroyo, Randy Gallegos: Books