If you are between 8 and 108 years old and like to read middle grade books, then you are especially welcome here!
  1. I’m a Sagittarius.

  2. I hold an art degree from California Institute of the Arts.

  3. I played keyboards in an indie band.

  4. I used to draw for animation studios.

  5. I am 6′ 7″ tall.

  6. I taught summer school English one year.

  7. The Boy Who Howled is my first middle grade book.

  8. I did not draw its cover. Artist Victor Rivas did!

Here’s a picture of me at Universal Cartoon Studios, drawn by master animator Alfred Gimeno. It is scarily accurate!