Dad, 1927 – 2015

Dad, 1927 – 2015

  Top: me, my dad Richard Miller and my son Jeremy Second, me and Dad in Hawaii 2013 Third: Jeremy and Dad viewing the Arizona memorial at Pearl Harbour in Honolulu Bottom: Jeremy, me and Dad in his nursing home He taught me much of what I know in life,...
Kids & music: The most inspiring documentary I’ve ever seen

Kids & music: The most inspiring documentary I’ve ever seen

I just came out of this newly-released documentary about a music teacher who helped kids living around a Paraguay landfill make instruments from the garbage, and learn to play them. He coached them into an orchestra that now tours the world. The organization...
Award-winning young-adult author coming to Toronto

Award-winning young-adult author coming to Toronto

Nobody sleeps through my school presentations! Especially not boys, who particularly like my 17 bestselling adventure and extreme-sports novels. Hey, Toronto: I’m coming your way the week of May 9, 2016. That means schools can book me for author presentations...
What is your child’s learning style?

What is your child’s learning style?

  Kids learn in different ways, and parents and mentors who know this end up being more effective in relating to and teaching them. There are three “learning styles”: auditory, visual, and kinesthetic. Auditory learners like it when parents read in a dramatic way,...
Free presentations on turning around underachieving boys

Free presentations on turning around underachieving boys

Next week I’m giving four free presentations on helping to turn around underachieving boys, based on my book Jump-Starting Boys. All my books will be available for sale and I’ll be there to autograph them. Here’s where I’ll be presenting around...