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GO PANTHERS!

Summer can’t seem to get its act together in the northeast, so I’m going through a hooded sweatshirt phase on my run of school shirts. This is Pelion Middle School, in Pelion, South Carolina. Go Panthers!

CONNECTICUT GETS ON BOARD!

Here’s a classic that I’ve held on to forever – from a memorable visit a long time ago to Wamogo Regional High School, in Litchfield, CT!

RESTART IS OUT TODAY

I’m so proud and psyched to unleash my latest stand-alone novel, RESTART. Chase Ambrose doesn’t remember falling off the roof. He doesn’t remember hitting his head. In fact, he doesn’t remember anything. He wakes up in a hospital room and suddenly has to learn his whole life over again … starting with his own name. […]

#READTHENORTH

Hats of to Indigo for their amazing #ReadTheNorth program, promoting Canadian books and authors. Okay, it isn’t a school t-shirt, but I’m super-proud to wear it!

52 SCHOOL TEES HEADS NORTH!

Finally, Canada scores a t-shirt (okay, a hoodie, but it still counts). Bayview Glen Public School in my hometown of Thornhill, Ontario. Go Gryphons!

NEWARK, NEW JERSEY

This t-shirt has been one of the workhorses of my collection ever since I picked it up on an amazing visit through My Very Own Library, sponsored by Scholastic Book Fairs. South Seventeenth Street School in Newark, NJ. Go Beavers!

NICE NEWS FROM BOTHS SIDES OF THE 49TH PARALLEL

Some amazing mentions came out today. First, ALA’s Association of Library Services for Children chose MASTERMINDS for their 2017 Summer Reading List. CLICK HERE FOR THE DETAILS. And on the Canadian side of things, Chapters Indigo just named my first book, THIS CAN’T BE HAPPENING AT MACDONALD HALL, one of the top ten Canadian kids’ books of all […]

LONG ISLAND GETS ON THE SCOREBOARD!

Home sweet home – finally, a shirt from Long Island. After an awesome visit to Babylon Upper Grade School and an autographing at the Junior High, here I am rocking my Babylon Panthers gear!

KNICKERBOCKER AWARD!!!

So thrilled to accept the Knickerbocker Award at the SSL banquet of the New York Library Association conference in Buffalo. I had to appear via Skype, after 3 flight cancellations to Buffalo and 1 to Rochester. But the welcome I received was 100% up close & personal, The NYLA/SSL crew are WONDERFUL! #FlatGordon covered for me at the […]

ROCKY RIVER PIRATES

And the second state to join the prestigious 2-school-t-shirt club is … OHIO! Here I’m rocking my awesome Rocky River gear – after a fantastic mini-tour that took me across the entire district. Go Pirates!