Posts made in May, 2014

Two Book Award Nominations

Posted on May 30, 2014 | 0 comments

WASHASHORE has been named as a finalist for the 2014 Ohioana Book Award in the juvenile literature category! Such an honor! WASHASHORE is also a finalist for the Green Earth Book Award. The winner will be announced September 18.  ...

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Celebrate Rachel Carson’s birthday with me and Clem

Posted on May 27, 2014 | 1 comment

Celebrate Rachel Carson’s birthday with me and Clem

As a birthday present for Miss Carson, and for you, I’m posting a short excerpt from Washashore, a section in which Clem begins to see the connection between her own growing knowledge of nature and her attraction to Rachel Carson’s writing, in all its glorious specificity.

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“Warm Embrace of Coming Home”

Posted on May 14, 2014 | 0 comments

“Warm Embrace of Coming Home”

The Vineyard Gazette, a newspaper I love dearly, has published a piece I wrote about my obsessive osprey-peeping. You can find it right...

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