Tag Archives: @michaelascotto

Retro Review: Dear Mr. Henshaw by Beverly Cleary

                                When I visit schools, during the Q&A time I am often asked: “Is there anything you wish you could change in your books?” I must confess that when it comes to my forthcoming book, Postcards from Pismo, there is […]

Two Scenes of Reading

It’s an evening in August; I’m eleven years old. Even though I’ve lived in Pittsburgh for most of a summer now, I’m still arranging all of my belongings in my new bedroom. It’s the first time in the eight years since my brother was born that I haven’t had to share a room, and frankly, […]