“I’m just not gonna tell Gail,” he said of his editor when he took the first assignment from Vanity Fair–but there was something going on with the Parkland students that grabbed him, and he–with the help of his agent, Betsy Lerner–grabbed it.
“I just had to.”
He describes the process of writing the book, how the length, plan and due dates evolved–and how he almost went broke doing it.
Dave’s #FaveIndieBookstore is Books & Books in Miami Beach, FL. “It was the only store I specifically asked to visit on my tour.”
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