Young authors David & Laura T. Lee (inspires others to write)

David T. Lee (14 year-old of 5 books, published a 4,500-word sci-fi at 7); Laura T. Lee (12 year-old of 2 novels, published a 62,000-word novel at 10)

My fifth book is now PUBLISHED!

Here’s the moment you’ve been waiting for … my fifth book, “Danny and the Wrath of the Dinosaurs”, is PUBLISHED! This is the final installment of my action-packed series “The Adventures of Danny Hoopenbiller”. I wrote the 18,000-word story at age 12. The book is available on the CreateSpace eStore and Amazon.com. Hope you enjoy […]

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Museum of Science’s “POPnology” exhibit deftly shows the influence of popular culture on tech

Recently, I went to Boston to check out the Museum of Science’s new exhibit, “POPnology”!  As the title suggests, the exhibit explained how popular culture influenced/predicted technological advancements. Among the exhibit’s best features were the time-traveling car from “Back to the Future 3” and the world’s first 3-D printed car. A concept drawing of VR […]

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MIT’s Summer HSSP is a wonderful educational experience!

Over the summer, I’ve been taking classes at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) as part of the university’s Summer HSSP program. Summer HSSP is a program that offers weekend classes at MIT for grades 7-12. The classes I took were “Quantitative Biology” and “Quantitative Chemistry and Regenerative Biology”. Each class was taught by a student […]

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“Gifted” provides heartwarming characters and a moving story

“Gifted” is a film about a custody battle over a highly intelligent girl named Mary (played by Mckenna Grace). Mary’s mother, Diane, committed suicide due to relationship problems with Mary’s father. Diane attempted to solve the Navier-Stokes problem, but it is assumed that she never finished. Mary’s uncle, Frank, has cared for her since she […]

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As “The Founder”, Michael Keaton delivers a magnificent performance

Some time ago, I saw the movie “The Founder”, a film about how McDonald’s became what it is today. Originally a small-scale restaurant chain run by the McDonald brothers, enterprising businessman Ray Kroc was hired to supervise the creation of more restaurants. Reluctant to expand the chain after a previous attempt failed, the McDonald brothers […]

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Great time at the Shrewsbury Public Library’s Local Author Showcase!

Last week, my sister and I sold books at the Shrewsbury Public Library’s Local Author Showcase. The lineup of authors included many familiar faces along with new ones. We had a great time talking to customers and conversing with the other writers (plus, there were quite a few costumed characters)! Here are the photos: Bye! […]

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“Command and Control” is a comprehensive masterpiece on the USA’s nuclear system

Recently, I’ve finished “Command and Control” by Eric Schlosser. The book chronicled the Damascus disaster, where a nuclear missile exploded in containment. Through meticulous second-by-second details, the book explains the mechanical faults that combined to create such a catastrophe. In doing so, it also delves deeply into the history of the nuclear program after World […]

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Fantastic Kids’ Fan Mail and a Letter from Rainbow Child Development Center!

Happy Mother’s Day weekend, everyone! In February, I delivered a speech and had a book signing for 50 students (K-8) at the Rainbow Child Development Center (Worcester, MA). In return, they sent me a wonderful package of fan mail! I enjoyed reading every single one of their cards. Also included in the package was an […]

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“Arrival” is a minimalist but unique sci-fi film

Hello! Recently, I watched “Arrival”. The film, which explores a linguist attempting to communicate with extraterrestrial visitors, holds 8 Oscar nominations including Best Picture. From the start of the film, a melancholy feel was evident. The camerawork and lighting, especially in the scenes in the alien spaceship, are brilliant. The aliens themselves are not very […]

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I won two prizes in the state Science Olympiad competition!

Howdy! Yesterday, I spent the day at Assumption College in Worcester to compete in the Massachusetts Science Olympiad! The Science Olympiad competition is separated into different “topic” competitions (like Hovercraft and Dynamic Planet, for example). Upon arrival at the college, I was daunted by the immensity of the sprawling campus. It took me an hour […]

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Spectacular event at the Rainbow Child Development Center!

Hi all! Recently, I was invited to give a speech about my books to 50 K-8 students at the Rainbow Child Development Center. On Tuesday (Feb 21, 2017), that event happened; it was a great success! Along with the speech, I also read two chapters from my first book (Danny and the Portal of the […]

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Our books will be in circulation in Westborough Public Library!

My 4 books and my sister’s first book (“Two Worlds”) will be available soon in the Westborough Public Library! Special thanks to Adult Services Librarian Donna Martel for accepting our donation yesterday, which was part of the library’s 2016 Indie Author Day event! We are also currently trying to submit our books to the SELF-e […]

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My sister Laura’s DEBUT NOVEL!

Hope you’ve had a great summer so far! My sister Laura (who is ten years old) officially published her FIRST BOOK! The 63,000 word novel, titled “Two Worlds”, is available on Amazon.com in both paperback ($15.99) and Kindle ($0.99 for a limited time!)! Here is the summary of the story: Fifteen-year-old Lily Claire isn’t a […]

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My book selling event at The Sprinkler Factory

Hello! Bring your kids and family! I will sell and sign my 4 books on June 26 from 1-4 PM at the Visual Voices event, which is hosted by the Artist Guild of Shrewsbury! The event will be held at The Sprinkler Factory at 38 Harlow Street, Worcester, MA. Please visit if you want to […]

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Video and full script for my Donald Trump/Hillary Clinton skit!

Hi! Here is the video recording for my Donald Trump/Hillary Clinton debate skit and the full script. I got my inspiration from watching both candidates on the news and laughing at funny political videos on YouTube. Thanks! David:) Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump presidential debate By David T. Lee, 3-8-2016 ANNOUNCER: Welcome to the ESPN- […]

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I performed spectacular stand-up comedy at Oak’s Got Talent!

Greetings earthlings! Last Saturday night, Oak Middle School hosted the 4th annual Oak’s Got Talent! It lasted from 7-9:30PM. Lively, entertaining performers rocked the stage with acts like singing, dance, magic and comedy. Highlights of the show included a quartet of Chinese girls dancing to Adele’s “Hello”, an autistic boy named Jagger Lavely singing “Let […]

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1st Annual Four Orchestras Festival at Mechanics Hall!

Hello! Last Sunday, I was treated to the 1st Annual Four Orchestras Festival at Mechanics Hall! Hosted by the Worcester Youth Orchestras, the concert features performances from the Burncoat High School Symphony Orchestra, the Shrewsbury High School Chamber Orchestra, the Pioneer Valley Symphony Youth Orchestra and the Worcester Youth Orchestras (divided into a Symphony Orchestra […]

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Fantastic book event at the Worcester Public Library!

Greetings! Saturday (April 2nd), from 11:00 AM to 2:30 PM, I was at the Worcester Public Library’s Local Author Fair and Bookfest 2016! I sold 12 books, gained 14 subscribers and talked to many new families! The diversity of other authors’ book genres (ranging from superhero fiction to motivational nonfiction) astonished me! Turnout was slow […]

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First book event of the year at the Worcester Public Library!

Howdy! Next Saturday (April 2nd) I will be at the Worcester Public Library’s Local Author Fair and Bookfest 2016! I will be selling and signing books in the Children’s Ellipse Area on the 1st floor from 11 AM to 2:30 PM, including a book reading from 11:15-11:30 AM (in the Program Room, Children’s Area on […]

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Festive fun at the annual Mardi Gras Speech and Debate Tournament!

Greetings! Yesterday I spent the whole day (7AM to 8PM) at Shrewsbury High School to participate in the annual Mardi Gras Speech and Debate Tournament! I performed a prose selection from J. K. Rowling’s book “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire”. The enormous number (800+ middle and high school students from all over the […]

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“Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School” shows flimsy storyline and lacks good humor

Howdy everyone! Recently, I read the newest installment in the acclaimed Wimpy Kid series (titled “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School)! In the cartoon-filled novel, Greg Heffley (the main character) has to go “old school” after his town starts a ban on all electronics. Although the cartoons are cute and hilarious, the jokes lack […]

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Bridge of Spies’ dark, tense mood shines new angle on lesser-known historical event

Greetings! Last night, I watched the newest Spielberg movie, Bridge of Spies (which is nominated for 6 Academy Awards)! The film, which tells the true story of a suspenseful exchange between Russian spy Rudolf Abel, American pilot Gary Powers and American student Frederic Pryor (Abel was captured by the Americans, Powers captured by Russians and […]

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I got another chance to sell my books at Staples headquarters!

Hello everyone! I took a day off from school yesterday to promote my books at Staples! This year I sold 9 books (compared to last year’s 19 books) but I met lots of Staples employees who were eager to hear about my writing story and check out my books! I also got a record number […]

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Facebook Shout-out! Help us promote literacy!

Hello, If you have a Facebook account, please LIKE my Page to join us to promote literacy, encourage friends to read and write! My Facebook Page is here: https://www.facebook.com/infomages.BooksRFun?ref=hl Also, please don’t forget to click the “Watch Video” button on the bottom right of the Page banner and you can read my entire 4th book […]

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I set a new record at the 2015 Spirit of Shrewsbury Craft Fair!

Hello everybody! I have fantastic news! My event at this year’s 2-day Spirit of Shrewsbury Craft Fair was a complete success! I sold a whopping 31 books, my new record for most books sold in a single event! Many of my books were bought by grandparents eager to show my writing to their grandchildren. Lots […]

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My 4th book is PUBLISHED!

Hello everybody, I have a special announcement: my 4th book, “Danny and the Revenge of the Dinosaurs”, is DONE! It has taken two years to finish this book; I hope this book will be 2X better. The 20,000 word, 149 page book is now on sale on Amazon.com and Createspace.com in paperback and Kindle versions! […]

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The 4th book’s covers are done!

Howdy! We finished the front and back covers of the 4th books! The book is nearly done editing and the release date will be in August. We created a nice pattern for the front cover’s dinosaur eye. Here are the covers: Until later, David

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Young authors shine at Shrewsbury Library Summer Kickoff

Howdy! I am now featured in a newspaper article for the latest edition of the Shrewsbury Chronicle! The article is about the 2015 Summer Kickoff Lawn Party that I participated in. Here is the link to the article: News from Shrewsbury Chronicle (By Tanya Kawecki, Wicked Local Correspondent) http://shrewsbury.wickedlocal.com/article/20150701/NEWS/150709185/ Adios! David

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A wonderful Summer Kickoff Event at Shrewsbury Public Library!

Greetings! This year, the library was moved to the temp site. I participated in the Local Authors Meet and Greet event from 3-6 PM. There weren’t as many authors around at the event as last year. Next to my table, there was a startup publishing company named DarkSpace Publishing. The company was established by two […]

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Come see me at the 2015 annual Summer Reading Kickoff Carnival!

Hello folks! I am so excited to announce that I will be at the 2015 annual Summer Reading Kickoff Carnival (this Friday, June 26) at Shrewsbury Public Library’s temporary location! The outdoor event will be my 4th time participating in the carnival’s Author Showcase. From 3:00PM to 6:00PM, I will be selling and signing books. […]

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Happy Father’s Day!

Hello everyone! Today is Father’s Day. Enjoy a slideshow honoring Father’s Day I made several years ago! Have a happy Father’s Day! David

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Sherwood’s Core Values Art Collection had a successful opening reception!

Hello folks! Remember the Core Values Art Collection I posted about? The actual opening reception was on June 2nd, 2015 at Sherwood Middle School! The reception was excellent! The winning student designs (scanned by my dad – Uncle Sam) were displayed on a long sheet of paper plastered over a glass railing. Certificates were given […]

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I won the last ELA Challenge in my school!

Hey people! I was one of the winners of May’s ELA Challenge in my school! The ELA Challenge requires students to write a one-page essay/story about one of the school’s monthly Core Values (Responsibility, Respect, Cooperation, Perseverance, and etc.) The topic of the month’s challenge was Tolerance. This is the last ELA Challenge of the […]

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Jurassic World reflects Spielberg well but not enough to become classic

Hello people of Earth! I watched Jurassic World this weekend, the highly anticipated and record-breaking summer blockbuster! The movie was better than I expected. In the film, scientists create their own dinosaur called the Indominus Rex, which starts going on a massive rampage which the main characters (including a macho raptor trainer, two boys and […]

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I recommend the Christa Corrigan McAuliffe Center to all science lovers!

Konnichiwa people, On May 21st, I went on a field trip to the Christa Corrigan McAuliffe Center on the campus of Framingham State University! I was so excited when my team stepped into the modern-looking building, stuffed with high-definition images of galaxies and a life-size Mars rover model. What made the trip even better was […]

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Mother’s Day Free Books on Sunday and Monday (5/10 to 5/11/15)!

Two books from the series of The Adventures of Danny Hoopenbiller (a thrilling tale of a science genius) are free for download on Amazon this Sunday to Monday (5/10 to 5/11/2015) by clicking the book links below. Please post your comments for these 2 books on Amazon. #Hoopenbiller

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Sherwood Core Values Art Collection from SHS Art Festival 2015! (Many photos!)

Hello folks! On Thursday, May 7th, I attended the Shrewsbury High School Art Festival! The star of the show was an exciting panel painting project! Sherwood Middle School collaborated with the Artist Guild of Shrewsbury and the National Art Honor Society to make a series of panels based on Sherwood’s core values (Caring, Responsibility, Perseverance, […]

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I competed in my first math contest at St. John’s High School!

Hello! I went to my first ever math contest! It was called the St. John’s High School’s Spring Math Invitational. I was both excited and nervous! I was one of the 9 students from my school who were invited to join the other 340+ students in the competition! All the students were from middle schools […]

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Floral Literacy Night 2015 was a Rockin’ Suprise-filled Success!

Hello friends! I had a successful Literacy Night book exhibition on Friday! A big part of it was the raffle for my third book Danny and the Invasion of the Dinosaurs. During the 3 hours event, many families visited my table and 38 of them participated in the raffle! The five winners (randomly chosen by […]

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Free Kindle Download of my 2nd Book on Sunday 3/29/2015!

“Danny and the Trip to Outer Space” (Book 2 of The Adventures of Danny Hoopenbiller: a thrilling tale of a science genius) is free for download this Sunday 3-29-2015.

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One Free Book This Sunday 3-22-2015!

“Danny and the Portal of the World” (Book 1 of The Adventures of Danny Hoopenbiller: a thrilling tale of a science genius) is free for download this Sunday 3-22-2015.

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Free download today (Sunday 3-15-2015)!

Please click the link or the picture below for a free download: (Today only, Sunday 3-15-2015) Danny and the Invasion of the Dinosaurs

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The Edge of the Nest was a success!

Hello! After my bookselling event at Staples HQ, I participated in my school’s theater production of The Edge of the Nest. The musical is composed of many skits, many of them comedic. While there is no main character, some of the scenes chronicle the life of Chloe, a girl that is just a little too […]

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I set a new record at Staples HQ!

Salutations, I succeeded selling my books at Staples headquarters in Framingham last Friday! For about 3 hours, I pitched my sci-fi stories to scores of office workers. I literally skipped a day of school (with permission) to do this event! The building had a modern look and a near-mechanical feel to it and there were […]

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I had a splendid time at the 2014 Family Fun Fair!

Greetings! My bookselling event at the annual Floral Street School Family Fun Fair was a total success! I sold 8 books (2 copies of Danny and the Portal of the World, 1 copy of Danny and the Trip to Outer Space, and 5 copies of Danny and the Invasion of the Dinosaurs), which is just […]

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I did a good job selling my books at the Summer Reading Kickoff Carnival!

What’s up, people? Two days ago I sold 9 books at the Summer Reading Kickoff Carnival at a public library! I sold 5 copies of my book Danny and the Portal of the World and 4 copies of Danny and the Trip to Outer Space and I got some more subscribers! This has been my […]

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My 3rd book “Danny and the Invasion of the Dinosaurs”

Hello! Hope you were all safe during Hurricane Sandy! I would like to tell you all about my 3rd book Danny and the Invasion of the Dinosaurs. It portrays Danny years as an adult and the story begins when all dinosaurs, plesiosauruses, and pterosaurs rise from the dead and wreak havoc across the world. They […]

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My books can be borrowed from public libraries and we have a Goodreads giveaway!

Greetings! My books can be borrowed from public libraries by using the links here: Danny and the Trip to Outer Space Danny and the Portal of the World Recently, we created a Goodreads giveaway of 2 copies of my second book Danny and the Trip to Outer Space. Hurry, because the giveaway will close on […]

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Free Promotion for my books for these coming weekends only!

I am proud to say that we have set up a free promotion for both of our books beginning shortly this weekend. This promotion will go on every weekend until October 14, 2012. A reminder that my 2nd book Danny and the Trip to Outer Space has a 3 dollar coupon on it: Just enter […]

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Great News! I published my second book!

Hello, I got great news! I just published my 2nd book, Danny and the Trip to Outer Space! This is the sequel of my 1st book, Danny and the Portal of the World and it is on sale on CreateSpace and Amazon (Full color paperback and Kindle). I am so excited! Here are the links […]

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