- DMS has formed a partnership with Frogbot Films, run by the supercouple Monica Lago-Kaytis (Producer, Wreck-it Ralph and Zootopia) and Clay Kaytis (Director, The Angry Birds Movie) to produce Mysterious Monsters as an animated series.
- BEAR WITH ME, a new picture book, will be published by Clavis Books, in 2021. All 14 of DMS’ out-of-print picture books will be re-published in paper/e-book format by Biblio Publishing in 2020.
- Dms’ first YA novel, SPARKS, will be published by Fitzroy Books in the fall of ’21. The book has been optioned for film by Jay Lender.
- A new edition of DICTIONARIES OUT OF ORDER was released by Unsolicited Press 4/7/20!
- Dms has signed with Incorgnito Books to launch a new early chapter book series (3 books to start with) called MR. MENSCH & HIS MAGICAL MESHUGENAHMOBILE.
- We’re Doing It Wrong has been announced as a 2018 Montaigne Medal finalist in the Eric Hoffer Book Awards!
- Dms’s article for AP on growing up across the street from the Tree of Life synagogue.