Books by Edward Myers

FAR FROM GRINGO LAND by Edward Myers
ADVENTURE
Released: Dec. 1, 2009

"Without bias, the author honestly depicts a rural Mexico that will give young American readers a sense of the good, the bad and the ugly, from the perspective of a young gringo. (Fiction. YA)"
Rick Dresner travels to a very small town in central Mexico to help the Romeros finish their house instead of spending his last summer before graduating from high school hiking in the Colorado Rockies. Read full book review >
STORYTELLER by Edward Myers
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: July 21, 2008

"Marvelous. (Fiction. 10 & up)"
A youngster tired of ordinary stories demands that his grandfather tell him something different. Read full book review >
HOSTAGE by Edward Myers
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 15, 1996

"Low budget TV movies are less shrink-wrapped. (Fiction. 11-13)"
In this rough-hewn survival adventure a menacing but incompetent fossil thief takes two teenagers on an aimless trek through the Utah desert. Read full book review >
FORRI THE BAKER by Edward Myers
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 1995

"Still, it's nice to see the underdog pull one off, and the work on the whole resonates with good humor. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Forri, the best village baker in the town of Ettai, makes some pretty oddly shaped loaves—they look like keys, fish, roots, roses. Read full book review >