Tom Birdseye

Tom Birdseye is the critically-acclaimed author of 19 young adult, middle grade, picture book, and non-fiction works.

Seems I can’t leave silly scenes out

1/24/07 — Seems I can’t leave silly scenes out of a story, even a fairly serious story like STORM MOUNTAIN. Inspired by a food eating contest a young friend of mine named Adam got into a few years back, I took his real life experience and tweaked…

Worked today on my new novel, STORM

1/23/07 — Worked today on my new novel, STORM MOUNTAIN. I’m only about a third of the way through the first draft, so my sense of character and place and events is still developing. As you may be able to guess from the title, the story involves m…