StoryMakers with Tommy Greenwald and Charlie Greenwald THE RESCUES
Join Tommy and Charlie Greenwald, the father and son writing duo behind the early reading story, THE RESCUES – FINDING HOME. It’s the story of two rescue dogs and their journey to find friendship, belonging, and a place they can finally call home. Tommy and Charlie chat with Rocco about working on a book with a family member and the inspiration their own rescue dogs bring!
Kids! If you were going to rescue a pet, which would you choose and what would you name it? Tell us about it in the comments below!
About THE RESCUES – FINDING HOMETwo shelter dogs await adoption in this early reader story
about friendship, family, and home.
Moose and Bear are two scrappy shelter dogs patiently waiting for the right owner to adopt them. They meet, become friends, and one day a Cathy decides to take them both home. Despite their luck, they must face the challenges of settling into their new home. Along the way, they learn about each other, and their friendship deepens. Told with humor and heart, Finding Home is a tale that champions the importance of family and relays how it feels to belong and to have a place to call home.
About Tommy Greenwald
Tommy Greenwald is the author of Game Changer, Rivals, and Dinged, among many other books for children. Game Changer is on eighteen state lists, was an Amazon Best Book of the Month, a YALSA Top Ten pick, and a Junior Library Guild Premier selection. Rivals was also an Amazon Best Book of the Month, a Junior Library Guild selection, and a YALSA Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers. Greenwald is also the author of the Charlie Joe Jackson series and Crimebiters! series. Day job–wise, Tommy is the cofounder of Spotco Advertising, a theatrical and entertainment advertising agency in New York City, and the lyricist and co-bookwriter (with Andrew Lippa) of John & Jen, an off-Broadway musical that has been produced around the country and internationally. To read woefully outdated information about him, visit tommygreenwald.com.
About Charlie Greenwald
I collaborate with clients to convey their messages effectively, whether it’s through creative advertising or multimedia storytelling. Much like a scribbling vampire, I frequently jot down ideas and steer clear of sun exposure whenever possible.