Buy My Books

As a freelance writer, I’ve written more than 250 books, most of them for educational publishers. Here’s a sample of what’s currently available.



2016 Carter Woodson Honor Book, sponsored by the National Council for the Social Studies to recognize exceptional books depicting ethnicity.

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“A concise, clearly written account of events before, during, and after the June demonstrations as well as a riveting story of how Widener came to take the photo….An interesting perspective on a single photo and its historical context.” Booklist




Junior Library Guild selection


2010 International Reading Association Young Adults Choices List


Starred review, Booklist





Famous Crimes