Books by Ginny Rorby

HOW TO SPEAK DOLPHIN by Ginny Rorby
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 26, 2015

"Dolphin lovers will appreciate this look at our complicated relationship with these marine mammals. (Fiction. 10-13)"
Is dolphin-assisted therapy so beneficial to patients that it's worth keeping a wild dolphin captive? Read full book review >
LOST IN THE RIVER OF GRASS by Ginny Rorby
ADVENTURE
Released: March 1, 2011

"Rorby cleverly offers only subtle hints that Sarah is African-American and Andy is white until late in the story, adding depth to this survival story framed within the story of an outsider. (Adventure. 12-14)"
Thirteen-year-old Sarah's new classmates at Glades Academy don't welcome her—she's there on scholarship, and her mother works in the school cafeteria. Read full book review >
THE OUTSIDE OF A HORSE by Ginny Rorby
ANIMALS
Released: May 1, 2010

"Manipulative and overwrought—the last book to give to a horse-mad 13-year-old girl. (Fiction. 12 & up)"
Sentimentality battles cruelty in this overdrawn middle-grade novel. Read full book review >
DOLPHIN SKY by Ginny Rorby
ANIMALS
Released: March 19, 1996

"Outweighing these concerns are the book's strong points: Buddy's distinctive voice and well-developed characterization, a beautifully evoked setting, and an emotionally satisfying conclusion. (Fiction. 10-14)"
A flawed but worthy first novel about Buddy, 12. Read full book review >