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I’m the author of The Someday Birds (HarperCollins), a book about Charlie, a bird-loving boy on a life-changing journey.

John Lockdown Is in the Building! hits shelves Feb 6, 2018. Stanley’s a small, comics-loving kid whose anxieties escalate in his giant new middle school. So he invents an imaginary superhero, John Lockdown, to help.

A picture book, Benny, The Bad Day, & Me, will be out soon with Lee & Low. Sibling rivalry and neurodiversity, all wrapped in a big blue blanket. Illustrated by the great Ken Min.

For more details, click “Books” at left.

I’m a big advocate for neurodiversity and autism acceptance. I once heard someone describe autism as “not a spectrum, so much as a constellation.” I love that. We are all stars shining with different lights.

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