Spring wrap-up

I'm not sure where spring went now that we've reached summer, but I do know I have been remiss in updating the crazy life of a first-time author and all the wonderful news from the past season. I say crazy, but overwhelming may be the better word because I have so much to be thankful … Continue reading Spring wrap-up

Best Books of 2017

Today, Kirkus Reviews posted its Best Books of 2017 for middle grade. And Clutch was among the honorees! Clutch appears in the Best Middle Grade Historical Fiction category along with eight other very deserving titles. You can find the full list here. Another remarkable day in a extraordinary year.  

Three Questions

This week, the wonderful author and illustrator Debbie Ohi posted an article featuring, well, me. In "Three Questions," I offer advice for young readers, talk about Jackie Robinson and describe a bookcase in my office. Yes, a bookcase. Please have a read of "Three Questions," and check out the rest of Debbie's site for  interviews … Continue reading Three Questions