Books by Jaime Adoff

SMALL FRY by Jaime Adoff
by Jaime Adoff, illustrated by Mike Reed
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2008

"Cathartic and encouraging fun. (Picture book/poetry. 6-8)"
As all those petite, wannabe-tall yet slow-to-grow youngsters know, life as a small fry can have its disadvantages. Read full book review >
THE DEATH OF JAYSON PORTER by Jaime Adoff
FICTION
Released: April 1, 2008

"As Jayson comes back to life, readers can't help but wish the turnaround had been more realistic. (Fiction. YA)"
Abuse coupled with the death of a friend drives a teen over the edge and toward a new life. Read full book review >
NAMES WILL NEVER HURT ME by Jaime Adoff
FICTION
Released: April 1, 2004

"Adoff's keen ear overcomes an improbable plot in this outstanding first novel. (Fiction. YA)"
On the first year anniversary of a shooting death at Rockville High, both the administration and the students are finding the day challenging. Read full book review >
POETRY
Released: Nov. 1, 2002

"It's a risky enterprise, a picture book specifically aimed at teens, but the striking graphics and teen-friendly subject may well make it a viable one. (Picture book/poetry. 12+)"
An illustrated collection of poems seeks to celebrate teen engagement with music in its many forms. Read full book review >