(Whiskey Creek Press, 2013), Deadly Voyage
(Michigan State University Press, 2009), Black November
(Michigan State University Press, 2006), 29 Missing
(Michigan State University Press, 1998)
GAME FACE won the Bronze Medal for the 2013 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards in Pre-Teen Fiction and was nominated for the 2013 Northeastern Minnesota Book Award (NEMBA) in the children's literature category.
His nonfiction has been recognized as a Read Michigan selection for young adults, finalist for ForeWord Book of the Year (YA nonfiction), and nominated for the Great Lakes Book Award. Senior Fulbright Scholar to the Norwegian Institute of Science and Technology in Trondheim (two years).