Greg is co-author of five books & workbooks. The Silhouette Man was honored in Canada as a book that celebrates the wisdom of grandparents. The First Thirty was NSDLC Multicultural Relations Book of the Year. He also has written for print & online publications. Click here for a sample. His poem, Legacy, is the basis of the Legacy poster. He has participated in many events -- including speeches (i.e. Illinois Library Association), on-stage interviews (i.e. Baltimore Book Festival), conferences (i.e. National Conference on Family Literacy), book readings (i.e. Readers Are Leaders), book signings (i.e. Cape Town Book Fair) & events hosted by magazines (i.e. Business First's 40 under 40 awards). At some events, he has been one of several presenters. The others have included authors like Malcolm Gladwell, Henry Winkler & Nobel Peace Prize honoree Elie Wiesel. At times, he has served as Writer (or Scholar) in Residence &/or has led a Young Writers Workshop at a school or for a program.