Thanks for checking out my picture books! In my stories, I strive to entertain you, make you laugh, transport you to magical places and share secrets only my characters know.

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THE UPPER CASE:
TROUBLE IN CAPITAL CITY
(Book 2 in the Private I series)
illus by Ross MacDonald
Disney*Hyperion
On sale October 15, 2019
Pre-order today!


YOUR FIRST DAY OF CIRCUS SCHOOL
illustrated by Melissa Crowton
Tundra/Penguin Random House Canada
June 4, 2019


WAY PAST BEDTIME
illustrated by Rich Wake
Aladdin/Simon & Schuster, 2017

 

7 ATE 9: THE UNTOLD STORY
illustrated by Ross MacDonald
Disney*Hyperion, 2017

 

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THE MONSTORE
illustrated by James Burks
Aladdin/Simon & Schuster, 2013

 

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I THOUGHT THIS WAS A BEAR BOOK
illustrated by Benji Davies
Aladdin/Simon & Schuster, 2015

 

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LITTLE RED GLIDING HOOD
illustrated by Troy Cummings
Random House BFYR, 2015

 

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NORMAL NORMAN
illustrated by S. Britt
Sterling Children’s Books
March 1, 2016

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THREE WAYS TO TRAP A LEPRECHAUN
illus by Vivienne To
HarperCollins
January 2020

THE WHIZBANG WORDBOOK
illustrator TBA
Sourcebooks eXplore
August 2020

ALIEN IN THE DOGHOUSE
illus by Mike Boldt
HarperCollins
2021

 

justforfun

If you’d like to read my just-for-fun stories, I have posted some on Storybird.

These stories were a bit of a challenge, as the artwork already existed on the Storybird site. The trick was to unlock the story hidden inside the illustrations.

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