The Common Core Handout for the MY LIFE AS A… series is here!

Click here to download the PDF!

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MY LIFE AS A JOKE Tour

MY LIFE AS A JOKE comes out next week so I’m hitting the road! Some events will

also include the book’s fabulous illustrator, JAKE TASHJIAN.

my life as a joke

o April 2 – St. Joe’s, Needham, MA and Mulcahey Elementary in Taunton, MA

o April 3 – Deerfield Elementary, Westwood, MA

o April 4 – Fairfield, CT

o April 7 – Stafford Township, NJ

o April 9 – Newman Elementary, Needham, MA, Stanley School, Waltham, MA

o April 12, LA FESTIVAL OF BOOKS

• Texas Domination Tour: April 14-24: Dallas, Houston, San Antonio SCHOOL VISITS

o April 14: Katy Budget Books (Houston TX)

o April 15: Katy Budget Books (Houston TX)

o April 16: Katy Budget Books (Houston TX)

o April 17: Montgomery County Library (The Woodlands TX)

o April 21: Lewisville Library (Irving TX)

o April 22: Barnes & Noble (Dallas TX)

o April 23: Barnes & Noble (Dallas TX)

o April 24: Barnes & Noble (San Antonio TX)

• May 17: Gaithersburg Book Festival (Washington DC)

COME OUT AND SAY HELLO!…
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Einstein The Class Hamster – Common Core Guide & Worksheets

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For all you teachers looking to integrate fun books into the Common Core, the amazing Maureen Connelly Ed.D – Common Core expert – has written a 15-page handout for EINSTEIN THE CLASS HAMSTER with lots of amazing exercises and projects for students, grades 2-3.  …
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Jake’s Big Cartooning Influence

Here is a post I did for the fabulous Nerdy Book Club about the importance of Library Programs.

On a recent school visit in San Diego, a student asked my son Jake – who illustrated my novels MY LIFE AS A BOOK, MY LIFE AS A STUNTBOY, and MY LIFE AS A CARTOONIST – who his biggest influences were. …
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Einstein the Class Hamster Book Trailer


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