Books by Ellen Klages

OUT OF LEFT FIELD by Ellen Klages
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2018

"A grand slam in every way. (author's notes, glossary, recommended reading, acknowledgements) (Historical fiction. 8-12)"
Katy's such a good pitcher that she is accepted as one of the boys on the local sandlot in 1957 San Francisco. Read full book review >
WHITE SANDS, RED MENACE by Ellen Klages
ADVENTURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2008

"Although it works well as a stand-alone, this tale will leave readers anxious to pick up the preceding work. (Historical fiction. 10 & up)"
In the sequel to The Green Glass Sea (2006), 12-year-old Suze, parents Terry and Phil, and 13-year-old Dewey have moved to Alamogordo, N.M., where Phil Gordon is assisting with rocket experiments following detonation of the first atomic bombs in 1945. Read full book review >
THE GREEN GLASS SEA by Ellen Klages
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2006

"Unusual and thoughtful, but ultimately unsuccessful. (Fiction. 10-14)"
The author's acknowledgement at the end of this work reveals that the last chapter was originally a short story that subsequently inspired the rest. Read full book review >