I'm glad you are visiting
Have fun discovering more about my books, my research, and where I
get ideas for my stories. You'll also find photos from my
research trips all around the world.
photograph, I'm holding my cat Tigger, who inspired many of my
fiction books, including Meow Means Mischief, Kevin Keeps Up,
and The Valentine Cat, about a cat named
Munchkin. Sooty, a school cat I met in Oregon, helped me find just
the right ending for Munchkin's story.