I write picture books and magazine articles for children, both fiction and non-fiction. I love developing ideas from a random nugget of information—and the research is half the fun!
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“Where Did the Bison Go?” Spider, March 2016
Have you ever moved to a new home? Sometimes animals move, too. One day in March 2007, sixteen bison trotted onto a trailer in Montana and moved to Colorado, just outside of Denver. Find out why. . .
Recipient of SCBWI Letter of Merit for Nonfiction for the 2017 Magazine Merit Competition.
“A Tale of Two Races” Boy’s Quest, Feb/March 2016
What if you attended the first Indianaopolis 500 race on May 30, 1911? How different would the race have been compared to a race today?
“An Owl In Your Pocket” Fun for Kidz, November 2014
Learn about the rare “Long-whiskered Owlet,” an owl so small, it could fit in your pocket!
“Eavesdropping Iguanas” Spider, July/August 2011
Did you know that marine iguanas on the Galapagos Islands can’t alert each other when they are in danger because they are non-vocal? However, scientists discovered that they can listen to other species to find out when they are in danger.