June 3, 2014

Last week the gigantic Book Expo America took place at the triple football stadium-sized Javits Center in New York City. It’s where the booksellers go to see what’s coming out, get the skinny on what’s going to be hot, and hobnob with the cool kids (aka bestseller writers). For the art auction/cocktail party last Wednesday, king…

The Unforgettable Season by Phil Bildner
May 30, 2014

Brain Burps About Books Podcast #180 Batter Up! Phil Bildner’s On Deck An Interview with Children’s Author Phil Bildner If you’re a listener, would you please help the show by clicking here to fill out this short anonymous survey? In this week’s episode you’ll hear about my upcoming exploits at Book Expo America (BEA). questions…

Dancing With the Devil
May 29, 2014

This Saturday I’ll be at Book Expo America (BEA) signing my book, Dancing With the Devil. It’s emotional for me for many reasons, not least of which is this statement, taken from the press release published last week (below), after the arrest of 71 people for crimes involving the sexual exploitation of children in Operation Caireen, the largest-ever…