January 1, 2018

Happy New Year!

Today we hear from Rose, an 8-year-old reader from Canada, who becomes so consumed by the stories she's reading that she doesn't even notice when her little sister stacks books on her head! Rose has a love for the humor in stories, and a genuine apprecia...

December 26, 2017

Happy day-after-Christmas to those who celebrate it!

    Today we hear from Claudia, a reader with a love for the 1930s series Swallows and Amazons and a deep connection to her Babysitter's Club name-twin. She also has some very specific and insightful advice for a...

December 18, 2017

Happy Monday! Amira is a dedicated reader with big dreams and a deep connection to The War That Saved My Life by Kimberley Brubaker Bradley. She also has some fantastic advice for authors! Her interview is below, and I know you'll enjoy it as much as I did.

Amira,...

December 12, 2017

My interview with Natalie is the first in what will be a weekly series. In the world of books, the spotlight is usually focused on the author and the writing process, and here it will be turned onto the readers themselves. We will get to hear about the reading process...

December 8, 2017

I'm so excited to announce the beginning of a new interview series. Every week, I'll be featuring an interview with a middle grade reader. These book-loving kids will be asked the same ten questions, and we'll get to find out from their answers how they feel about read...

November 3, 2017

I recently discovered a haiku I wrote back in the 4th grade. I think it's time I share it with the world.

The work is open for interpretation...

November 2, 2017

This morning, a couple of days after a terrorist attack in NYC, I went into Manhattan. I bought some gum and Tylenol from a street vendor. The man behind the counter appeared particularly glum. 

“How are you doing?” I asked him.

He shrugged. “I keep going,” he answe...

October 27, 2017

I wrote this on Instagram earlier today, and I'm putting it here, too:

It's time for a re-read. 

And it's time for a quick anecdote about Judy Blume.

The night I finished my first novel (one that will never see the light of day and rightfully so), I emailed Ms. Blume in a...

October 24, 2017

I am so thrilled to reveal the cover for Worth a Thousand Words! Boyoun Kim perfectly captures both the bright wonder and melancholy of the protagonist's story. 

Whether it’s earrings, homework, or love notes, Tillie “Lost and Found” Green and her camera can find any lo...

October 16, 2017

The news in the world today has me reeling, both on a micro and macro level. In this next book I'm writing, some rough memories of my youth are surfacing. I'm going to write through it. I will write through that lingering sadness and end up with a piece of work that co...

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