Jordan Sonnenblick


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in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, The United States
July 04, 1969

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I am the author of seven books for children and young adults, including Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie. So if youʼre looking for info about some other guy named Jordan Sonnenblick, youʼve got the wrong website.
Anyway, I know a lot of people are looking for stuff they can use in reports for school, so Iʼll just get this out of the way right up front:
My favorite color is blue.
I have a wife and two kids.
The best pet I ever had was a garter snake I caught when I was eight by a lake in Pennsylvania. I named the snake Hector. Then it gave birth to 20 baby snakes, so I changed its name to Hectoria.
My all-time favorite band is the Beatles, although I like a ton of different music.
My hobbies are playing the drums, guitar, and bass; riding my bicyc
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I was visiting a high school in Allen, Texas, and a girl named Alexa Stolarski gave me an extraordinary poem she’d written to the main character of my novel, Notes from the Midnight Driver.  I was blown away, so I asked if I could share it here, and she agreed.  Here it is:


In the pages of the book

I see broken shards of glass

Serrated edges hiding

The words that lie

In every paragraph

But I did not...

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Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pi...

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After Ever After (Drums, Gi...

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Notes from the Midnight Driver

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Curveball: The Year I Lost ...

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Falling Over Sideways

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Zen and the Art of Faking It

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Are You Experienced?

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The Secret Sheriff of Sixth...

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Dodger and Me

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Dodger for President

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“Instead of agonizing about the things you can't change, why don't you try working on the things you can change”
Jordan Sonnenblick, Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie

“It's amazing--my parents call everything a discussion. If I were standing across the street, firing a bazooka at my mother, while my father was launching mortar back at me, and Jeffery was charging down the driveway with a grenade in his teeth, my parents would say we should stop having this public "discussion".”
Jordan Sonnenblick, Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie

“Did you really JUST fall, Jeffrey?
Why does everybody in my family talk in these dramatic CAPITAL LETTERS all the time? Why am I the only calm one?”
Jordan Sonnenblick, Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie

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