Mark your calendars! Shutter will be released October 18th, but you can preorder now with one of the links below.



Barnes & Noble

Click here to read sneak peek pages of SHUTTER.


I’ll be at the Boston Teen Author Fest, Saturday, September 24th, 9:30-5. For more information.

I'll be at Jabberwocky Bookstore, Newburyport, MA on October 15th at 3PM. Joining me on a panel will be fellow young adult authors Hillary Monahan and Mackenzie Van Engelenhoven. Pre-released copies of SHUTTER will be available.

BOOK RELEASE PARTY for SHUTTER, Friday, October 21st, 6-8PM, Spirit of 76 Bookstore, Marblehead, MA. There will be refreshments, contests, and book giveaways. Teachers, librarians, and book group leaders, there will also be a drawing for an author visit. Bring any books you have for me to sign and come help me celebrate the release! For more information.


Cost: $100.00

I will send you, via e-mail, a 30-page packet of information and exercises for character-building, plot structure, dialogue, point-of-view, revision, and more. In addition, You can submit up to 10 pages (double-spaced, 12 point font, standard margins) of writing for my editorial notes. I will critique the pages, addressing any issues, including but not limited to plot, character development, syntax, grammar, and dialogue. I will point out what I believe works and offer some advice for an overall direction.

After I give notes, I will be available via e-mail for follow up if you have questions.

This class is available now. I will take up to ten students at a time and get back to you within one week of payment.

To sign up for the online writing critique, please e-mail me:

Autographed Books & Bookplates
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