Archive for the ‘ New Books ’ Category


Next Best Thing to School Visits

One of the upsides of doing so many virtual events these days is that I can make presentations and ‘visit’ with lots of schools without actually leaving my office. I did a bunch of these events to celebrate the release of Fallout, and a few were recorded. For those wondering what I usually talk about […]


Fallout in Shelf Awareness

Today’s Shelf Awareness has a great review of Fallout, along with an interview – check it out here!


Fallout on WAMC

Got the chance to appear on WAMC this morning, in a conversation with Joe Donahue one of the best author interviewers out there. Check out the recordng here!


FALLOUT virtual launch: 9/8/21!

The launch of my new nonfiction book, FALLOUT, is coming up. It’ll be a virtual event – a conversation with the amazing author Christina Soontornvat. Please come and join us!


Fallout launch event set!

I’m excited to announce that we’ll be doing a virtual launch for FALLOUT at my awesome local indie bookstore, Northshire Saratoga. It’ll be on Wednesday, September 8, at 6 pm Eastern – more info and registration link here. And for anyone interested in a signed copy of the book, order through Northshire and I’ll sign […]


Fallout featured on Fuse#8

We’re just a month away now… Here’s a cool new conversation about Fallout with Betsy Bird!


Born to Fly and Best-Of Lists

Maybe the number one question I get at school visits is some variation of, “Which of your books do you like the best?” And I always go to the lame-sounding line about how they’re all my children, and I can’t really choose… There’s truth to that, but honsety, I do usually favorite my newest kid. […]


Born to Fly in the New York Times

Here’s a great new review of Born to Fly – in the New York Times Book Review. Not a bad place to get one of the best reviews a book of mine has ever received…


Release Day for Born to Fly!

Next step: get out there and start spreading the word…


Born to Fly radio interview

It’s always a huge honor to get invited to do a radio interview with Joe Donahue on WAMC. Today we talked about my new book Born to Fly – check out the conversation here!