Behind the Book

A great organization, Behind the Book, is hosting a fundraiser on Oct. 28th in NYC. I’ll be there hosting, along with Colum McCann and Martha Southgate. W...

Mothers & Sons Bookclub

Over the weekend I spoke with a bookclub of mothers and sons about The Good Thief. These moms read books with their sons and then have a fun night of talk and f...

Boston/Philly/Salem/Portland

I’m heading off to do a brief tour of readings. At each of these events I’ll be showing slides of graveyards and giving away things from The Good Th...

Sirenland 2010

For the past three years, I’ve been taking part in the Sirenland Writers Conference. This extraordinary conference began about four years ago, when author...

Mousetraps!

A few months ago, I spoke with the Osceola County Library Book Club from Florida. One of the questions they asked me was about the inspiration behind the mouset...

Sprechen Sie Deutsch?

An interview with Hannah has just been broadcast on German Public Radio about the release of The Good Thief in Germany. To listen, go here. To order a copy of T...

Tinti devoured by Sea Monsters?

OnΒ  September 15th at 7 pm my friend David Del Vecchio, owner of the fantastic Idlewild Books is hosting a launch party for Sense & Sensibility & Sea Mo...

Animal Crackers: Now in Chinese

Today I opened a box of Animal Crackers, translated into Chinese–traditional Chinese, that is–which is used in Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau. It’...