About Me

I'm an author and arts administrator living in New England with my family and pugs. I'm also a caffeine addict and voracious reader. My latest middle grade fantasy novel, COMET RISING, is available now from Sourcebooks Jabberwocky!

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Find out where I’ll be appearing in person in 2019!

If you’d like me to visit your school or library, please see the School & Library Visits page for details. I’m also available to speak at workshops, conferences, book clubs, and other events.  To arrange a school visit, please contact my agent Suzie Townsend at New Leaf Literary & Media. For all other appearances, please fill out this form.

Visit the Online Appearances page for a list of my interviews, guest posts, and group blogs.

Apr 15 – Apr 17 all-day Austin Convention Center
May 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Silver Unicorn
Come see me and Monica Tesler (the Bounders series) at the The Silver Unicorn in Acton, MA!
May 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
I’ll be signing THE STAR SHEPHERD with co-author Dan Haring at the Sourcebooks booth!
Jun 22 – Jun 24 all-day Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Aug 8 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Marstons Mills Public Library