Category Archives: The Great Thanksgiving Escape

Go Read a Book! THEN have some turkey or tofu.

Today at Barnes & Nobles around the nation The Great Thanksgiving Escape is being read at story time. So head on over! Now normally I’d say “But 6 copies for friends and family and create a new Thanksgiving reading tradition!” But … Continue reading

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Let’s get back to other matters…

The Great Thanksgiving Escape. Have you ordered your 15 copies yet? It’s not too late! Read it with your grandkids and kids. Forget about the troubles of the world. And when you find out how let me know. Barnes & … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Shameless Self Promotion…

SSP (Shameless Self Promotion)…I’m on deadline but hey, here’s a reminder of a book that every American should buy. And maybe they should consider buying 2 copies each. Just in case one gets water damaged or the dog eats it. The … Continue reading

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A bad review for my book

I recently came across this review of my book The Great Thanksgiving Escape. It’s not a good review of the book. Not at all. Though he did give me three stars out of five, which honestly, I feel is pretty good. … Continue reading

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Gathered around the TV!

Happy Thanksgiving, from The Great Thanksgiving Escape!   

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Thanksgiving Escapes

My book The Great Thanksgiving Escape started a long time before it looked like this: The art below is the earliest art from the book I could find – and this is from way before it was a book at all. This … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving in paperback.

This is the Scholastic paperback version of my picture book The Great Thanksgiving Escape. And the audio read-along CD which sounds terrific. I got my author copies on Friday. One of the 2 or 3 most rewarding moments of being an … Continue reading

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