children's books by

Michael Lewis

Author bio/About Mike

headshotMichael Lewis graduated from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst with a B.A. in English and a minor in Drama.  He worked in the entertainment industry in Los Angeles for ten years.  In addition to being a production assistant for several Warner Bros. shows, Mike was also an actor, appearing on several television series such as Growing Pains, Who’s The Boss, Beauty and The Beast and Just The Ten Of Us.  As playwright-in-residence at the Los Feliz Playhouse, Lewis’s work was favorably reviewed by The Los Angeles Times, The Los MikeandbookAngeles Weekly, The Reader, and The Los Angeles Independent.  His 1998 film Getting Personal was accepted into numerous film festivals and aired on HBO, Cinemax, and The Lifetime Channel. “The Great Pirate Christmas Battle” was Mike’s first professionally published children’s book, quickly followed by the sequel, “The Battle For The Knotty List”.  The adventure series of Cap’n McNasty and his crew of rapscallions continues with publication of “The Great Thanksgiving Food Fight” which sails into port in the fall of 2017. Mike has several other completed children’s books that are so popular they remain unpublished in several countries to this day.