A Few Facts

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It’s a fact; I like facts

  • Pigeons have been carrying messages for humans since 500 B.C.E.!
  • Tents, dating back to 40,000 B.C.E., made from Wooly Mammoth hides were found in Russia! Cool, eh?
  • It’s also a fact I like fiction, which is why The Teddy Mars Series blends facts and fiction.
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School

  • I taught kindergarten and third grade at Jackson Street School in Northampton, MA, where I also live!
  • To get better at writing, I went to Hamline University for an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults.

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More About Pigeons

  • They do live next door to me!
  • And now a chicken has moved in!
  • (I’ve got cool neighbors.)
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Connecting to Kids

Receiving letters, emails, and doing school or Skype visits are very important to me. For more information, please go to my CONTACT or VISITS pages.