Hello, I'm David Zeltser.
I write books for the young at heart.


Ninja Baby honored at the 2017 Magnolia Book Awards

Dec 27, 2017

The votes are in from the kids of Mississippi! Of all the picture books of 2017, their favorites were The Book with No Pictures by BJ Novak, followed by Ninja Baby by David Zeltser. 

Categories: Picture books

Ninja Baby gets starred Publishers Weekly review & named Top Book of 2015 by Kid Lit Reviews

Nov 3, 2015

USA Today says "Watch out for Ninja Baby!" and Mini Magazine's Book Club features it as a 'must-read'

Categories: Picture books

LUG named one of 10 Best Novels for Kids of 2014 by national, regional and local press

Dec 13, 2014

Foreword Reviews, Cincinnati Family Magazine and Nashville Parent Magazine choose LUG as one of their best books of the year. (And Good Times gives it some local love in Santa Cruz!)

Categories: LUG novels Media

Al Gore calls LUG "a great combination of humor and powerful insight"

Oct 20, 2014

Al Gore tweets about LUG:

Categories: LUG novels Climate Change Media