Books by Tim Federle


Tim Federle is the showrunner and executive producer of High School Musical: the Musical: the Series, which he created for Disney+. His novels include the New York Times Notable Book Better Nate Than Ever and its Lambda Literature Award-winning sequel--which Lin-Manuel Miranda called "a wonderful evocation of what it's like to be a theater kid" (New York Times). A film adaptation of Nate, written and directed by Federle, will premiere on Disney+ in spring 2022. The film stars Aria Brooks, Joshua Bassett, Lisa Kudrow, and Rueby Wood as Nate. Tim's hit series of cocktail recipe books, including Tequila Mockingbird, have sold over half a million copies worldwide. He cowrote the Broadway musical adaptation of Tuck Everlastingand won the Humanitas Prize for cowriting the Golden Globe and Academy Award-nominated Best Animated Feature Ferdinand, starring John Cena and Kate McKinnon. A former Broadway dancer, Tim was born in San Francisco, grew up in Pittsburgh, and now divides his time between Los Angeles and the internet.


Our Story Begins: Your Favorite Authors and Illustrators...

Yuyi Morales, Dan Santat, et al.


How I Resist (Bound for Schools & Libraries)

Maureen Johnson and Tim Federle


The Great American Whatever

Tim Federle


Nate Expectations

Tim Federle


Tuck Everlasting

Tim Federle and Claudia Shear


Are You There God? It's Me, Margarita: More Cocktails with a...

Tim Federle and Lauren Mortimer


Tequila Mockingbird: Notes

Tim Federle


Five, Six, Seven, Nate (Reissue)

Tim Federle


Better Nate Than Ever

Tim Federle


Tequila Mockingbird (10th Anniversary Expanded Edition):...

Tim Federle and Lauren Mortimer