Eric Blogs about Books and Writing

Big Sam
Posted on 11, Jan, 2018 under Books, Writing.

Some terrific news arrived yesterday morning. My book Big Sam,  with stunning artwork by Jim Starr, was named a Notable Book for the Sydney Taylor Award by the Jewish Book Council. This is a big honor. Big Sam and I

The Search for the Shamir
Posted on 08, Jan, 2018 under Books, Writing.

The Search for the Shamir, the second Scarlett and Sam adventure is just out. This time the twins help King Solomon build the Temple in Jerusalem. Sounds easy. The problem is the construction has to be done without iron tools. Iron

I Want A Real Bike (in Oregon)
Posted on 07, Jan, 2018 under Books, Illustration, Writing.

2018 is off to a great start. I have several new books that I’m very excited about. Here’s one of my favorites: I Want A Real Bike (in Oregon.) Our main characters has outgrown his bike. He really needs a

Happy New Year
Posted on 07, Jan, 2018 under Uncategorized.

2018 is here and I couldn’t be happier. The entire holiday season was a bust. I got very sick and spent the entire holiday period coughing and coughing. I believe I know where I picked up the bug. I did

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