Books by Cheryl Aylward Whitesel

BLUE FINGERS by Cheryl Aylward Whitesel
Released: March 22, 2004

"Still, worth a try with readers of Lensey Namioka's samurai mysteries, or (changing countries) Da Chen's Wandering Warrior (2003). (glossary, historical note, two booklists) (Fiction. 11-13)"
In a brave effort to draw martial arts film and game fans, Whitesel chronicles a young farm lad's involuntary entry into a clan of astonishingly adept warriors. Read full book review >
REBEL by Cheryl Aylward Whitesel
Released: May 31, 2000

"A strong debut that will give readers both a wide-angle view of a threatened culture, and of one young man's personal search for truth. (afterword, bibliography, glossary) (Fiction. 11-13)"
Fruit of two years' overseas research and interviewing, Whitesel's tale of a teenager's coming of age is a perceptive study of social, spiritual, and cultural values. Read full book review >