Monthly Archives: May 2009

From Lincoln Middle School’s “Lincoln List” of 5-28-09

David Fuller Author Talk a Great Success ******************************************** Last night, almost a hundred students, parents and staff members came out for an Author Talk event by David Fuller: author of the recent novel “Sweetsmoke.” A huge thank you goes out … Continue reading

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Lincoln Middle School II

I am preternaturally incapable of judging the size of crowds.  Were there fifty?  Sixty?  One hundred people in the auditorium of Lincoln Middle School last night?  They were there for SWEETSMOKE, although some were there only for the extra credit, … Continue reading

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Lincoln Middle School

I will be speaking this evening at Lincoln Middle School, where the 8th Graders are able to get extra credit by reading SWEETSMOKE.  I had originally thought the novel was perhaps a bit too intense for readers of that age, … Continue reading

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Aaand we didn’t win.  It was a very fun night at the Grand Hyatt in New York, I had a very enjoyable time with Leslie Wells, Will Balliett and Deborah Schneider, as well as my lovely wife Liz, I got … Continue reading

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