I am the author of more than 60 books, including my most recent, "Birding New England," "Death in Acadia National Park" and "Historic Rocky Mountain National Park." I wrote "Death on Katahdin," "Death on Mount Washington," "Death in Zion National Park" and "Death in Glacier National Park" for Lyons Press, and "Hiking New York's Lower Hudson Valley" for Falcon Guides. Upcoming books include "Death in Rocky Mountain National Park," "Medical Tests in Context: Innovations and Insights," and "New England Disasters," all scheduled for release in 2019-20.
I wrote the bestselling birding book "Backyard Birding: A Guide to Attracting and Identifying Birds," FalconGuides National Park Pocket Guides on the Great Smoky Mountains, Acadia, Zion and Bryce Canyon and Everglades National Parks, and one on Gulf Islands National Seashore. I've also written five books in FalconGuides Best Easy Day Hikes series, on Rochester, Buffalo, Syracuse, Albany, and the Hudson River Valley, NY.
I have ghostwritten a number of books—including several Amazon bestsellers and a Wall Street Journal bestseller—for business executives, individuals, and publishers of general knowledge bestsellers. My ghosted book topics include Alzheimer's disease, divorce, motivational and sales training, home remedies, essential oils, memory techniques, and lean manufacturing.
Specialties: I have an encyclopedic knowledge of America's National Parks. I have considerable expertise in subjects including healthcare, theatre technology, and municipal water management.