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HAPPY TO ANNOUNCE: I will be a keynote speaker at the 2017 Children's Book Award Conference on Children's Literature, held March 17-18 at UGA! Will you be there? If so, please come say hello! For more info, cut and paste:
ARE YOU WRITING A SCHOOL REPORT? Do you need to know where I got the idea for Shark Girl? Or my birthdate? Or anything like that? Please check out the "School Report" page before writing to me... you may find the answer you need right there! If not, feel free to write to me and ask away!
Librarians and teachers, if you interested in an informal Q and A visit by Skype for your book club or class, please contact me! Let's chat!
CRITIQUE SERVICE: When time allows, I offer a critique service. Need help getting your manuscript ready for submission? Please write for pricing: