Current Projects

Me with the World's Largest Holstein! Can you guess where it is?

Me with the World’s Largest Holstein! Can you guess where it is?

Like most writers, I’ve always got a ton of projects I’m working on—and they do not include the giant cow to the left!

Currently, I am working on three new science books, two short fiction series, and a book for writing teachers and students.

Scroll down for recent developments!

 

My newest book project, Hopping Ahead of Climate Change—Snowshoe Hares, Science, and Survival, is now available. Just ask this fellow!

Cute Hare 3969 lo-res

 

 

 

 

 

Alligators, Snakes, and Broken Hearts—Journeys of a Biologist's Son. Heading your way in November!

Alligators, Snakes, and Broken Hearts—Journeys of a Biologist’s Son. Heading your way in November!

Also proud to announce the release of my new memoir, Snakes, Alligators, and Broken Hearts. On Sale Now!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

My last book, Fire Birds—Valuing Natural Wildfires and Burned Forests, continues to receive sizzling reviews and even some award consideration. I think it’s one of my best books ever. Check it out—along with the study guide under my “Study Guides” header!

FIRE BIRDS (Bucking Horse Books, January 2015)—a Junior Library Guild Selection.

FIRE BIRDS (Bucking Horse Books, January 2015)—a Junior Library Guild Selection.

My Time-Travel-Dog-Mystery, Dog 4491, has been released in hardcover and paperback and is delighting readers across the country.Dog4491 Cover

 

 

 

 

 

Can you identify this puff ball?

Can you identify this puff ball?

Keep checking back here for further updates!