Interview

Hikers at trailhead.

Kids, Nature, and Public Parks: An Interview with Jack Shu

When I was researching my book Mountain Chef I met a remarkable and charismatic outdoorsman, Jack Shu. Jack is the founder of the annual Sing Peak Pilgrimage. I’ve loved talking to...

Nonfiction Picture Books in the Real World

I write nonfiction for children, but I’m also writing for adults. When it comes to picture books, adults are the gatekeepers. Generally, they select the books to buy or check...