Books by Amy Herrick

THE TIME FETCH by Amy Herrick
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 13, 2013

"Mostly fun for confirmed fantasy fans, and even their enthusiasm will be diluted by what feels less like narrative and more like lesson. (Fantasy. 12-14)"
A hodgepodge quartet of Brooklyn teens joins forces to defend against the unraveling of time. Read full book review >
THE HAPPINESS CODE by Amy Herrick
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 31, 2003

"Too long, too intricate, and finally too obvious: a nice plot that ends up tripping over itself."
First-novelist Herrick (stories: At the Sign of the Naked Waiter, 1992) offers a science tale about a genetically engineered baby. Read full book review >
KIMBO'S MARBLE by Amy Herrick
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 30, 1993

"An old-fashioned Disney-style confection. (Young reader/Picture book. 6-9)"
In a kingdom where the palace looks like a sculpture of candy and pink ice cream, Princess Kimbo learns to value her little brother by saving him from a froglike troll. Read full book review >
AT THE SIGN OF THE NAKED WAITER by Amy Herrick
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 26, 1992

"Individual chapters of genuine charm and humane appeal just manage to stand out amid much cloying whimsy."
Herrick's oh-so-mannered debut novel features a heroine who witnesses the occasional supernatural manifestation while pondering the meaning of life on earth. Read full book review >