Facebook Twitter Email Instagram Newsletter
"All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us." —J. R. R. Tolkien 

Thanks for visiting!

Hi! I'm P. J. Hoover, author of books for kids, teens, and adults of all ages. I used to be an electrical engineer, but now I write, teach, edit, and coach full time.

PJ Hoover

"[Hoover's] confident deployment of myth is impressive..."
--Publishers Weekly



Latest News

I'm so excited to announce my newest book, coming in 2022! Here's the official announcement:

Author P.J. Hoover's untitled book on female coders and engineers, celebrating contemporary women working in robotics, software development, renewable energy, aerospace and similar fields and exploring the challenges of women working in STEM fields, part of the Women of Power series, to Kara Rota at Chicago Review Press, by Jacqui Lipton at Raven Quill Literary (world).

I'm now offering small groups and classes! From goal setting and time management to writing workshops, I'd love the opportunity to work with you. Click here for more information.

If you'd like to get a manuscript critiqued, I currently have some availability. Click here for more information.

Texas Lone Star List

Spirit of Texas Middle School Reading List

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED: "Snappy, anachronistic humor make this an entertaining, laugh-out-loud adventure."
--School Library Journal

"Awesome reading"

"...pleasantly reminiscent of Rick Riordan's work."
--Publishers Weekly

"...appropriately modern snark propels this highly entertaining adventure."

"Cleverly funny, rich in Egyptian history, and intriguingly fast-paced..."

Skype with me