Peter Mandel

Peter Mandel

Children's book author and journalist

About Peter Mandel

Peter Mandel is a journalist and an author of books for children, including 'Jackhammer Sam' (Macmillan) and 'Bun, Onion, Burger' (Simon & Schuster). Mandel is a contributor to The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post and The Boston Globe who lives in Providence, R.I., with his wife, Kathy.

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Requiem for a Mentor

"Are you the sort of person who will wear good shoes?" he asked during the job interview. There would be many such riddles to answer.