Daniel In the Lion's Den 5ft x 3ft

Goodman’s debut novel, Hold Love Strong, (2009, Touchstone Fireside [Simon and Schuster]) was a Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Writers Book and a USA Today New Voices Pick.

From 2010 to 2013, he taught Multi-ethnic American Literature and Creative Writing at Hunter College and served as the Coordinator of the New York Juvenile Justice Initiative where he created the NYJJI Youth Council, an empowerment program for young men and women on the spectrum of the criminal justice system.

From 2013-2016, he taught literature and creative writing at Colegio Nido de Aguilas in Santiago, Chile. Currently, he teaches at the University of San Diego and High Tech High International.