Me in the Main Stream Media

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Syrian refugee crisis to be the subject of graphic novel I didn’t pick the big, giant head pix.

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NCTE Orbis Pictus Award Ceremony 2016

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The NCTE Orbis Pictus Award Ceremony was an honor and a great treat. I gave my speech and no one fell asleep so I’m assuming it was a huge success!

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November 1 92nd Street Presentation

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I’m presenting with Gene Barretta. I’ll be talking about Aaron & Alexander. Streaming Live! Vote Here: A Pre-Election Reading with Gene Barretta and Don Brown

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Eisner Award Nominee for DROWNED CITY!

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Yet more recognition for Drowned City! Will Eisner Award Nominee for Best Publication for Teens. I’m thrilled it has been so widely appreciated!

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LA Times Festival of Books!

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Drowned City was selected as one of only five finalists in Young Adult Literature at the prestigious LA TIMES Festival of Books! http://events.latimes.com/festivalofbooks/book-prizes/

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Holland Elementary!

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I had a wonderful visit with the kids of Holland Elementary School in Bucks County Pennsylvania! Great fun talking to the kids. Everyone was lovely. I can’t praise librarian Kristin Topley enough. She was a warm and generous hostess and made the day perfect!

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DROWNED CITY wins ALA Sibert Award Honors!

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Very exciting news! I’m so happy the book was well received! Hurray Drowned City!

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WINNER: 2016 ORBIS PICTUS AWARD FOR DROWNED CITY

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The NCTE Orbis Pictus Award  was established in 1989 for promoting and recognizing excellence in the writing of nonfiction for children. The name Orbis Pictus, commemorates the work of Johannes Amos Comenius, Orbis Pictus—The World in Pictures(1657), considered to be the first book actually planned for children.

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Henry & The Cannons join Storywalk in Knox, New York

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“StoryWalk at Knox Town Park We recently collaborated with Friends of the Berne Library to install the second StoryWalk at the town park behind the fire station. Here the Reffe children learn about Henry Knox in “Henry and the Cannons: An Extraordinary True Story of the American Revolution” by Don Brown. Was the Town of […]

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New Orleans Presentation

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I’ll be in New Orleans making a DROWNED CITY presentation at Octavia Bookstore in New Orleans on the 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. Sunday, Aug. 23, at Octavia Books (513 Octavia St.) at 2 p.m

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