Welcome The Girl with the Red Balloon 2018 Sydney Taylor Honor Book & 2018 Carolyn W. Field Honor Book. The book Kirkus called “an absorbing blend of historical fiction, mystery, and magical realism” and School Library Journal called “sophisticated” and “unusual” is available now! Next book: The Spy with the Red Balloon out on October 2, 2018! Pre-order campaign (with online ordering from two of my favorite indie bookstores) is live! Want to be the first in the know? Subscribe to my monthly newsletter!