Charlie Lovett is a New York Times bestselling novelist and playwright whose plays for children have been seen in over 4500 productions worldwide. He hosts the podcast Inside the Writer’s Studio. He is a collector of Lewis Carroll materials (including Carroll’s 1888 typewriter) and has written many works on Carroll.
About Escaping Dreamland
Robert Parrish’s childhood obsession with series books like the Hardy Boys and Tom Swift inspired him to become an author. Just as his debut novel becomes a best-seller, his relationship with his girlfriend, Rebecca, begins to fall apart. Robert realizes he must confront his secret demons by fulfilling a youthful promise to solve a mystery surrounding his favorite series—the Tremendous Trio.
“The one book every bibliophile needs to read.”
Bustle (The Lost Book of the Grail)
People Magazine (The Bookman’s Tale)
“[A] delightful tale of love and bibliophilia.”
Parade (The Bookman’s Tale)
“At its heart a love letter to fiction.”
Washington Post (First Impressions)
“Lovett tells his story with ease, charm and a faith in his characters.”
USA Today (The Bookman’s Tale)
“An ingenious novel.”
Publishers Weekly (First Impressions)