Archive for the ‘Stops and Sightings’ Category

Taking Time Out to Dream

Whenever I talk about my book TIME OUT FOR MONSTERS! I always mention that the story is really about imagination. The students at St. Thomas More School really get that. Along with their librarian, the wonderful Lori Lucas, they let … Continue reading


Photos of LIGHT UP THE NIGHT at the National Book Festival

Thanks to my good friend, Jimmy Michael, for snapping these pictures! I wish I could have been there.


ABC Best Books for Children

TIME OUT FOR MONSTERS! is on the list of ABC Best Books for Children and in such fabulous company. WHEEEEEE! Here ’tis! Chuck Close: Face Book, Chuck Close, $18.95, (HC), 978-1419701634, AbramsHippopposites, Janik Coat, $14.95, (HC), 978-1419701511, AbramsKel Gilligan’s Daredevil … Continue reading


Picture Book Month Champions Press Release


Tales From the Timeout Corner Video Contest!

TALES FROM THE TIMEOUT CORNER VIDEO CONTEST Fess up! We’ve all been there. Timeout. And to celebrate my latest picture book  TIME OUT FOR MONSTERS!  (Disney Hyperion – on shelves 7/31/12)  tell me your timeout tales and have a chance … Continue reading

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