IT’S HERE! Making friends in Marvin’s Monster Diary 3: Trouble with Friends

“Okay, Marvin, slow down and smell the s’mores next time.” I’ve learned that whenever I stop and think, things go so much better—so that’s what I did. Marvin helped Lyssa tame her emotional looper coaster in Marvin’s Monster Diary 2: ADHD Emotion Explosion. Now he must help Joey, a brash and loud-mouthed lake monster, make summer …

[PRESS RELEASE] Summer camp mishaps with Marvin and friends: Marvin’s Monster Diary 3 coming April 2020

I'm thrilled to announce the forthcoming publication of my next book, Marvin’s Monster Diary 3: Trouble with Friends (But I Get By, Big Time), once again coauthored with Dr. Raun Melmed and illustrated by Arief Kriembonga. (Download the press release | Download the media kit) Marvin’s Monster Diary 3 Trouble with Friends (But I Get By, …

Happy book birthday to me and Dr. Melmed! Celebrate with a launch day giveaway

TODAY’S THE DAY! I am beyond thrilled to announce that Marvin’s Monster Diary 2 (+ Lyssa!): ADHD Emotion Explosion has officially hit the shelves! To celebrate, I’m hosting giveaways on Instagram and Facebook—click through for details! And feel free to enter both giveaways! About the book: Meet Marvin, a lovable monster with a twelve-string baby …

Kirkus reviews Harriet’s Monster Diary

Harriet's Monster Diary: Awfully Anxious, a prequel to my book that I also happened to edit, received a favorable review from Kirkus! They write: Harriet “Ari” Hairstein wants to be a monsterologist when she grows up, but when she has to give a presentation in monsterology class, she panics. Even though she’ll be talking about her …

MY FIRST BOOK DEAL! A book about ADHD and anger in kids

I count myself really, really lucky. It's not every day that you get an amazing opportunity literally dropped into your lap. Or inbox. Last spring, I was fresh off of editing Harriet's Monster Diary when I received an email from David Miles, Familius publishing director at the time. He'd just talked to Harriet lead author Raun …