Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Hot Dog Man!
I had the pleasure of meeting this young cartoonist at a school visit yesterday. During the Q&A session, Malaki held up his book—Ho...
And sometimes you get a letter from a kid that just stops you right in your tracks...
Saturday, January 20, 2018
Every other year, Gary Schmidt loads up a bus with his students from Calvin College and they depart Grand Rapids, MI, for the Northeas...
Monday, January 15, 2018
Massachusetts: Where Imagination Comes to Life!
Casually walking through Boston’s Logan Airport like… What a wild honor to have Lunch Lady featured as one of the book characters t...
Wednesday, January 03, 2018
Star Wars Day Cruise
Something that I'm really looking forward to in 2018—I'll be presenting Jedi Academy on a Disney Cruise! If you are planning o...
A New Year!
We enjoyed the final moments of 2017 with these sweet treats sent in from McGinn Elementary in New Jersey. Thank you to all of th...
It was a wonderful and peaceful time for my family at Christmastime here in western Massachusetts. Whatever you celebrate, I hope that you ...
Monday, December 18, 2017
Stay on target.
Stay on target.
Graphic Novels Interview!
If you’re a school librarian, my guess is that you’ve come across an adult who has told their kids or students to not check out graphi...
Beverly Cleary Books!
Dear Third-grade Self, Hey! You know those books that you’re always checking out from the school library? The mouse with the motorcyc...
Monday, December 11, 2017
Santa's Train Display
I played the part of Train Conductor at Santa’s Train Display at Look Park over the weekend. A father and son approached me at the train...
Night at the Nutcracker!
Such a fun time donning the Mother Ginger wig and being a part of the Pioneer Valley Ballet’s performance of The Nutcracker! ...
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