Tom Birdseye

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


My first Research Road Trip (RRT) was generative — immerse myself in my main character and see what scenes would come out of it. The… Read More »RRT3


Recently I posted this on Facebook: “Apparently there is a substantial body of research which indicates that if you talk about a goal — finishing… Read More »Ambiguity

Greetings from Porterville, CA, where I am doing two weeks of author visits in schools. It’s a different world here in the San Joaquin Valley… Read More »