Pete’s debut novel, ARTIFACTS (Month9Books, May 3, 2016) is a Middle Grade contemporary fantasy. Pitched as PETER PAN meets THE GOONIES, ARTIFACTS is about a group of middle school friends who find themselves in a race against Fairy Tale villains to gain control over a single, authentic artifact: a pen used by Jacob Grimm’s that can rewrite Fairy Tales.
- Favorite book growing up: Like everybody else, THE HOBBIT.
- Favorite time of day/place to write: Middle of the day in a very well worn leather chair.
- Favorite things to do (other than reading): Go to the movies. There is nothing like a Friday matinee in the middle of the summer.
- Favorite sports teams: NY Mets and very proud of it!
- Surprising personal fact: He won the Drug Free National Bench Press contest.
- Greatest thing about being a 2016 debut author: Knowing so many of the writers and waiting for more friends to show up.