is the author of eighteen published (or soon-to-be published) books for children that have sold over 800,000 copies to date, including Grasshopper Pie and Other Poems; Kindergarten, Here I Come; and his graphic novel series The Adventures of Daniel Boom AKA Loud Boy

When he is not working on his books, he dabbles in a career as an executive, producer, and artist on animated movies and TV shows.  he currently oversees animation production for Nickelodeon.

When he is not writing books or playing animation executive, David's favorite job is husband and dad, with his wife and three favorite critics - er- sons in Los Angeles, California.