Biographies of thirteen men and women who heard the talk of freedom--and took action.
A Revolutionary woman who made history!
A Revolutionary woman who wrote history!
Kit's adventures with Will Shakespeare and his company of players.
Windmills around the world and down through the centuries
Read all about our first Congresswoman.
"One to treasure." Sunday Times, London
Read how young animals live with their parents, families, and communities
A series of anthologies about different ecoregions of North America
Stories from long-ago Maine, and a few folk tales

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California Reading Association Conference, Visalia, CA, Nov. 4-5, 2016
I'll be giving a talk on Discovering Untold African American History: researching and writing Answering the Cry for Freedom: Stories of African Americans and the American Revolution on November 4.

National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Convention, Atlanta, GA, Nov. 18-19, 2016
I'll be signing books with esteemed illustrator Gregory Christie at the Boyds Mills booth on Saturday, and at the SCBWI booth.