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About Norah Piehl

Norah Piehl is the deputy director of the Boston Book Festival, a former children’s bookseller, and a frequent book reviewer for several publications, including The Horn Book Guide. She lives with her family outside Boston.

Revisiting Childhood Friends

My son was about three months old when it happened. I was reading to him before bedtime, with my husband nodding off (or so I thought) on the couch next to us. Then, out of the blue: “That’s a little creepy, isn’t it? ‘Goodnight nobody‘?” Story time derailed, I proceeded to argue passionately against the […]