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I’ve worked as a newspaper columnist, an editor, and a reporter. These days, I’m mostly a novelist. Check out my current writing projects below. If you’re a writer, you may also enjoy these blog articles!

Bradley's Dragons

Bradley’s Dragons

Bradley Nash doesn’t know anything about hunters, or dragons, or even magic. Except for his panic attacks, he figures he’s a regular kid. He couldn’t be more wrong.

If he doesn't decide who he is soon, he'll lose everything

The Boy With The Sword

The Boy With The Sword

At last, Al is back home, but his home is in more danger than ever before. What can one boy with a sword do to save it?

Find out in this action-packed sequel to Dragon Run!

Dragon Run
Dragon Run

Dragon Run

Dragon Run is a fast-paced fantasy adventure published by Scholastic.

Al lives in a world ruled by dragons. Everyone accepts that dragons are the rightful rulers, the protectors of the mortal races.

Could they all be wrong?

Ghost In the Ruby


Each Mathfinder book contains an exciting mystery adventure, featuring you as the star.

To move through the story, you solve illustrated Mathfinder puzzles.

Can you be the Mathfinder?

Chicken Soup for the Soul

I’ve written for a few Chicken Soup books. This one is my favorite. It’s a wonderful book to have on your shelf when the world starts to look a little darker than it should. My story is “Never a Bad Day.”

Of Dice And Pen

“The Queen’s Gambit” was the first short story I ever published. It’s still near and dear to my heart!

Six Words About Work

I only wrote six words of this book, but boy were they a great six words!