News & Events


Wednesday, April 10, 2024, 5:30-7:30pm: Join me and horticulturist Chris Fehlhaber to write at Chanticleer Garden this spring. Register here.

Thursday, June 20, 2024, 5:30-7:30pm: Join me and horticulturist Chris Fehlhaber to write at Chanticleer Garden this summer. Register here.

July 5-7th, 2024: Join me for a special weekend class on creativity as part of the annual summer writers’ retreat at Rosemont College. Register here.

More events and classes coming soon!

Watch the virtual launch event for Lucy Clark Will Not Apologize with Madeline Miller, hosted by Children’s Book World, here.


Lucy Clark Will Not Apologize is now out in paperback!

Lucy Clark Will Not Apologize was named a Best Children’s Book of the Year by the Bank Street College of Education.

The audiobook of Lucy Clark Will Not Apologize, narrated by Tara Sands, received an Earphones Award from Audiofile Magazine.

I loved speaking with Michelle Hoover on the 7am Novelist podcast about writing in (and about) gardens. Listen here.

I loved recording the Five Author Questions podcast with hosts Sandra Farag and Kevin King. Thank you for inviting me on the show!

I recorded this “Time for a Throwback” video for Epic Reads–including the question: “Were you sporty in high school?” (Spoiler: NO.)


Past Events

  • BookPeople, Austin, TX
  • Yale University, New Haven, CT
  • Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • University of Texas, Austin, TX
  • PA Humanities Council, PA
  • Children’s Book World, Haverford, PA
  • Red Earth MFA Program, Oklahoma City, OK
  • Lafayette College, Easton, PA
  • San Antonio College, San Antionio, TX
  • Texas Library Association Conference, TX
  • Albion College, Albion, MI
  • 826Michigan Fiction Writers Conference, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Sanibel Island Writer’s Conference
  • Austin Teen Book Festival
  • Austin Jewish Book Fair
  • The Ashkenaz Festival for New Yiddish Culture, Toronto, Canada
  • Queens Borough Public Libraries, NY
  • Harvard Public Library, MA
  • Texas Book Festival, Austin, TX
  • NCTE/ALAN Conference
  • Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, Middlebury, VT
  • Sewanee Writers’ Conference, Sewannee, TN
  • Association of Jewish Libraries Conference
  • Associated Writing Programs Conference, New York, NY
  • New York Public Library, New York, NY
  • The Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn, NY
  • Newtonville Books & Brews, Newton, MA
  • The King’s English Bookstore, Salt Lake City, UT
  • Stockbridge Booksellers, Stockbridge, MA
  • Books of Wonder, New York, NY
  • One Story Reading Series, New York, NY
  • Lincoln Public Library, NH
  • The Spence School, New York, NY
  • Shady Hill School, Cambridge, MA
  • The Town School, New York, NY
  • The Ramaz School, New York, NY
  • The Hill School, Pottstown, PA
  • P.S. 11, Sunnyside, NY
  • P. S. 32, Flushing, NY
  • Barnes & Noble, New York, NY
  • Bookcourt, Brooklyn, NY
  • BookEnds, Winchester, MA