Coming out this summer! THE LAST PANTHER

  You might have noticed that I haven’t posted much recently. That’s because I’ve been hard at work on final revisions of a new book, THE LAST PANTHER, that’s set to come out with Random House in Summer, 2017. To read reviews and discover the latest on this book please visit The Last Panther page!   THE LAST PANTHER (for ages 9 […]

10 Must Read Comics for People Who Don’t Read Comics

University English Professor are sometimes seen as gatekeepers for what is literary and worth reading, so people are often surprised when I mention my affinity for reading and teaching comics. In fact, many of my colleagues still dismiss comics as being childish and “too commercial.” Conversely, I think there are many things going on in contemporary comics that […]

Secret Author Visit Offer: FREE Books!

Inspire Students to Love Reading and Writing with and Author Visit and get FREE books! Dear Friends, In honor of the tremendous work teachers do to encourage teens to read, I’m doing a huge Secret to Lying hardcover giveaway to schools. When schools book a half day Author Visit with me, I’ll send them 30 […]