Kindle Scout Success Story: Ned Hayes

Kindle Scout Success Story: Ned Hayes

Highlights: Ned Hayes Ned Hayes was a part-time author of historical fiction when he got the idea for The Eagle Tree. The novel was so different from his previous work that he feared nobody but him would like it. He decided to submit the novel to Kindle Scout – a...
Arbor Day Post: Books about Trees

Arbor Day Post: Books about Trees

Readers of my novel The Eagle Tree may be interested in reading further about trees and arboreal concerns. On this Arbor Day 2018 I’m celebrating Arbor Day by posting a set of books all about trees. (You can read more about the history of Arbor Day here.)...
The Procession of the Species

The Procession of the Species

The Procession of the Species comes to life this week in Olympia, Washington! In my novel The Eagle Tree, my narrator March Wong experiences a wonderful parade entitled the Procession of the Species that showcases many different types of animals and plants. I’ve...
A Tree — at the Seattle Art Museum

A Tree — at the Seattle Art Museum

Over the holiday break, my family had the great pleasure of visiting the Seattle Art Museum (SAM) again. Years ago, I met Bill Gates at a private gathering here, and I’ve had many wonderful experiences at SAM. This time, I didn’t meet any celebrities, but...