June 2024

A very special review 😭

I imagine it’s always a mixed experience reading reviews of your work. I know for me there’s definitely some stomach-clenching beforehand–has the reviewer “received” the book in the way it was intended? Did it touch them and affect them? Sometimes there are wonderful surprises, like when a reviewer is able to articulate your project in…

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Author Visits 2023-2024

I stopped posting about individual school visits on my website but that doesn’t mean I’ve stopped doing them! In the 2023-2024 school year I spoke with hundreds of students ages 9-14 in author presentations and writing workshops in schools. I also did some fabulous community parent-child events as well as book talks for adults. In one incredible event…

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