May 1, 2016

"The Button Who Had a Sense of Humor"

Other books in this series include:
  • The Zipper Drama Queen 
  • The Velcro Strap with Anger Management Problems 
  • The Snap with Attachment Issues 

(Thanks for that last one, Jedd!)

Cue the music!

Yes, the first copies of The Drake Equation arrived at my doorstep. And this was my reaction:

April 26, 2016

This is really cool. The End.

Writer Siân Gaetano discovered that her nails matched up nicely with the cover of The Drake Equation. :)


"Noah is a strong enough character to snag interest and keep it... there's clever humor and a great central protagonist  to carry readers along to the end."

The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books (print version)

April 15, 2016

The OED likes The Drake Equation!

The Oxford English Dictionary is the ultimate dictionary. It’s has the meaning, history, and pronunciation of every English word and term, past and present. Anyway, the people who work at the OED obviously love The Drake Equation, because they tweeted about it and everything!

Ooh, and if you've never heard of the actual Drake equation, here is the OED definition:

April 14, 2016

This one is for the dreamers!

We all admire someone who keeps his or her eyes on a seemingly unattainable goal, ignoring all obstacles in the way.

So please join me in saluting Augie. Our hellhound ran through this newly reinforced gate while chasing a squirrel. And he's inspired me to follow my dreams—

*runs into front door*

P.S. Augie was fine. The gate is messed up.