It must have been horrific. Elon Musk was just a kid, but every school day was a nightmare. As he’s described it, bullies hunted him down. They were verbally, physically, and psychologically abusive. Eventually they beat him so badly, Elon woke up in a hospital. And his home life was no picnic either. While Elon… Read more »Read More
The Cover has Landed!
I have to admit that when I thought about this cover way back before it even existed… I felt relieved that I was not a book designer. Just think about it, designing a book cover for a book about about Elon Musk would be so INTIMIDATING. But friends, the design team at Feiwel & Friends… Read more »Read More
What If You Could Change the World . . .
Cape Elizabeth, Maine – What if you could change the world? What if you listened to the questions that bounce around your brain? What if answering those questions changed life for nearly every person on the planet? What if you hit roadblocks along the way? What if you didn’t give up but took a new… Read more »Read More
#Googleit Giveaway ~ We have a Winner! And another and another . . .
Who is the lucky teacher who will receive a classroom set or 25 copies of Google It: A History of Google . . . I turned to Name Picker Ninja to make the selection. The ninja randomly picked our grand prize winner. But then, it was kind of fun. I mean, you hit a button, then… Read more »Read More
#GoogleIt Giveaway: Your Chance to WIN a Classroom Set of GOOGLE IT! A HISTORY OF GOOGLE
It’s Launch Week! Finally, it’s here. Tuesday, August 14th my debut YA nonfiction Google It: A History of Google hits bookshelves near you. And we are going to celebrate with a fun week of blogs and giveaways. And starting right now, let’s kick it off with some super sized fun. Let me use my big voice…. Read more »Read More
The Cover is Here! The Cover is HERE! THE COVER IS HERE!
Cape Elizabeth, Maine – I don’t know what the UPS driver’s day was like before he pulled up out front. I’d been expecting him. My editor, the amazing Holly West, had told me that Advanced Reader Editions of our book, Google It: A History of Google, were en route. But as soon as I… Read more »Read More