Tim Green at the Teen Book Festival

Five Fun Facts about Tim:

1. I have two King Charles Spaniels, Lucy and Lila. I like Lila best.
2. My favorite authors are Charles Dickens, Cormac McCarthy, and Patrick O’Brien.
3. I weighed 250 pounds when I played in the NFL. I have since slimmed down to 230.
4. My first book took five years to write. I now write three books a year, two for kids and one for grown ups.
5. My favorite places to vacation are Captiva Island, Florida; Big Moose Lake, NY; and Positano, Italy.

Tim Green’s books:

Baseball Great (comes out 3/24/09)

Football Genius

Twelve-year-old Troy has the ability to watch a football game and know what the other team is going to do by computing the complex patterns and variables of their strategy; this soon gets him into trouble….

Football Hero

Ty Lewis can’t believe it when he is recruited for the football team. This is Ty’s big chance to prove how fast he is on the field. But Ty’s guardian won’t let him play… he needs Ty to scrub floors and toilets for his cleaning business while he cooks up gambling schemes with the local mob boss. Ty’s fast. Can he outrun the mob?


About kitkat

I'm a teen services librarian in Chili (pronounced Chai-Lie) New York with a passion for engaging teens in the love of reading, libraries and having fun!
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