Upcoming Events:

The Great Train Show (tickets & information here)
Washington State Fairgrounds
110 9th Avenue, Puyallup, WA 98371
November 11-12th, 2017
10 am – 4 pm
Come play trains with the little tracks and get a signed copy of Old Tracks, New Tricks!

Washington Library Association Conference
Hotel Murano, Tacoma, WA
November 2-4th, 2017
I’ll be at the Innovation Press booth in the exhibit hall all three days, signing books!


I’m currently scheduling more book readings, author visits, and appearances at train shows and other festivals for 2017-18. In the meantime, check out some of the events I’ve appeared at in the past below. If you’d like to book an author visit with me, please contact me!

Second Annual Trains! Event in Kirkland, WA

My family and I had a great time at the second annual Trains! event, reading an advance copy of Old Tracks, New Tricks to a group of little engineers and sharing activities from and inspired by my book. We made our own pull trains, built track stacks with the little...

Hooked on Books

My son and I took OLD TRACKS, NEW TRICKS out into the world for the first time to the Hooked on Books literacy fair at the Stroum Jewish Community Center in Mercer Island, WA. Tricky as it was to handle an unbound copy of the book, with the pages slipping around, it...