The Day Eddie Met the Author by Loiuse Borden (Realistic Fiction). A real author 's visiting Eddie's school, and Eddie can hardly wait! After reading lots of the author's books, he has an important question to ask. It turns out that he's not the one student with a big question on the day of the assembly. though. This file contain 52 pages. Included in this file are activities that cover vocabulary, vocabulary development,vocabulary tests, vocabulary word and crossword puzzle, study guide, open responses, word definitions, writing activities, writing prompts, open ended questions, reading comprehension questions, graphic organizers, book report ideas, reading response cards, root word activities, and Reading Response Journal.