A Special Honor

I’m very excited to share with you the news that I have been awarded the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Peace History Society. I was presented with this honor on October 21 during the “Muted Voices” conference at the National World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas City, Missouri. I’ve attached an article […]

Martha on the SCBWI Book Stop

Hello everyone, From October 16 through November 27, you can learn more about Martha and the Slave Catchers and a whole mess of other wonderful children’s books at the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators Book Stop event. Just go to https://www.scbwi.org/scbwibookstop and then click on Traditionally Published. You will see the book cover in the […]

One Month Until “Martha Arrives”

Just one short month until Martha and the Slave Catchers is published. Remember, though, if you are curious about the historical facts behind the novel, just go to the top of this webpage and click on “Martha and the Slave Catchers.” Let’s start with the final installment of Chapter 1. For those of you new […]

Three Months Until “Martha” Arrives

Just three months until Martha and the Slave Catchers is published. Remember, though, if you are curious about the historical facts behind the novel, just go to the top of this webpage and click on “Martha and the Slave Catchers.” Let’s start with the next installment of Chapter 1. For those of you new to […]