News & Awards

News & Awards

Find out what’s going on with Tim or when that new book is going to be released.  Here you can follow Tim as he travels to schools around the country.  We’ll keep you posted on what’s happening right here.  You can also follow Tim on Facebook and Twitter for more personal updates.

Former Falcon gets students exercising their minds

Each time former Atlanta Falcons defensive end Tim Green finished a chapter, he asked the 75 or so students assembled in the library at Parkside Elementary School in Atlanta earlier this month if he should stop. Each time, they egged him on, pleading for him to continue. He was reading “Kid Owner,” the 16th of […]

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Tim Supports Griffin’s Guardians at A Charity Event in Skaneateles

Service with a smile: Guest bartenders at The Krebs in Skaneateles support Griffin’s Guardians by raising over $4000 To hear all about it, and how Griffin became a character in his book New Kid,  read the article provided by The Citizen.  

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NEW KID MAKES BANK STREET COLLEGE BEST CHILDREN’S BOOK OF 2015

The Children’s Book Committee at Bank Street College of Education have chosen their Best Children’s Books of 2015 The Best Children’s Books of the Year, 2015 Edition includes more than 600 titles chosen by the Children’s Book Committee as the best of the best published in 2014. In choosing books for the annual list, reviewers consider literary quality and excellence […]

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Home Run Receives Exciting Review!

Any Sports Fiction Fan Who Wants Plenty of Play by Play will Find it Here Josh struggles at home and at the plate in this fourth installment of the Baseball Great series. Buddy and loose cannon Benji is back with more crazy ideas and antics, while Jaden continues her quest for sports journalistic greatness. Josh’s […]

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Brandon Carr & Tim Green Encourage Students to Play & Read

On Monday, the Cowboys hosted a unique event at Gabe Allen Elementary School in Dallas starring cornerback Brandon Carr and former NFL player and best-selling author Tim Green. The concept was to encourage kids to “PLAY 60” – exercise your body for 60 minutes – in order to “READ 20” – exercise your mind by […]

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