Tomlinson Hill is #23 on the New York Times Bestseller List

I post most news about Tomlinson Hill on the book, film and interactive website dedicated to that project, but I wanted to take a moment to thank everyone here for their support that helped Tomlinson Hill come in at #23 on the New York Times Bestseller List for Aug. 10, 2014. This is more than […]

Pre-Order Tomlinson Hill Now!

Tomlinson Hill is available for pre-order! I’ve included several links below to the more popular online book stories, but if you live in a town with an independent bookstore, you can do that bookstore and me an extra special favor by calling them up and making sure they order some copies for their shelves too. […]

Questions, a Photo and a Confession

We screened the film Tomlinson Hill recently at Baylor University in Waco, and I was thrilled to see so many people from Marlin present. Afterward during the question and answer period, Lisa Kaselak and I got some hard questions about the choices we made in the film, all of them very thoughtful. One woman questioned […]

James McBride and Ray Robertson at the Texas Book Festival

If you’re going to be in Austin this weekend, come by for a conversation with James McBride and Ray Robertson at the Texas Book Festival. I’ll be moderating a panel about their new historical novels set in the 19th century about abolitionist John Brown and David King, a Freeman living in Canada during the Civil […]