I was on KUOW today to talk about my favorite subject: reading for pleasure. The theme was summer reading, which has always had warm and fuzzy connotations for me: I was a summer reading volunteer at my local public library during my teen years, and I have lots of pleasant memories of hot summer… Continue reading On summer reading.
What is true: I don’t have children but I read a lot of books for children. What is also true: I want to write books for children but I don’t know how (yet). What I do know: It helps to read a lot of books written for children. Hundreds of them, if possible. What I… Continue reading On writing for children and young adults.