More About the Author
Tommy Greenwald is the author of the CHARLIE JOE JACKSON books, a middle-grade series about the most reluctant reader ever born. It is a projected five-book series, and is based on Tommy's three sons: Charlie, Joe and Jack. The first book, CHARLIE JOE JACKSON'S GUIDE TO NOT READING, was published by Roaring Brook/Macmillan in July 2011; the second, CHARLIE JOE JACKSON'S GUIDE TO EXTRA CREDIT, was published in Summer 2012; and the third, CHARLIE JOE JACKSON'S GUIDE TO SUMMER VACATION, in May 2013.
In addition, Tommy is the author of JACK STRONG TAKES A STAND, a new middle-grade book about the most overscheduled boy ever born, which will be published by Roaring Brook Press in Fall 2013. His first picture book, HOOKED!, will be published by Roaring Brook in 2015.
Tommy is also the Executive Creative Director at Spotco Advertising, a theatrical and entertainment advertising agency in New York City, and the co-bookwriter (with Andrew Lippa) and lyricist of JOHN & JEN, an off-Broadway musical.
To see reviews, trailers, and/or to learn more about the book and contact Tommy, visit tommygreenwald.com.