I write fantasy and science fiction for young readers, primarily upper middle grade and tween (ages 10-13).

Mercury Sea was selected for the 2013, inaugural Karen and Philip Cushman Award through the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, an immense honor, indeed!

Spirit Keeper is complete and being edited.

The Lightning Trees is drafted and undergoing revision.

Although now shelved, The Powers That Be (post-apocalyptic science fiction in a traditional vein) won second place in the 2011 Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators Southern Breeze Annual Writing Contest for MG/YA Novels.