Books by Jennifer Gold

THE INGREDIENTS OF US by Jennifer Gold
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2019

"Readers will enjoy the heroine's journey of self-discovery and the recipes for the lemon tarts, brownies, scones, chocolate Bundt cake, and other treats she bakes along the way."
An insecure bakery owner in Seattle takes refuge in creating decadent desserts and pastries after she learns of her husband's infidelity in this debut novel. Read full book review >
TOP LEAF by Jennifer Gold
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 31, 2017

"A beautiful way to introduce the concept of privilege to young readers as well as share ideas about treating others well."
A self-important leaf receives a joyful message of equality as fall arrives in Gold's debut morality tale with illustrations by Gadra (Sneaking Treats, 2012). Read full book review >
ON THE SPECTRUM by Jennifer Gold
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 12, 2017

"A light examination of the intersection of two disabilities with family dynamics, with a sweet splash of page-turning melodrama. (Fiction. 12-16)"
A teenage girl with an eating disorder spends a summer abroad with her autistic brother. Read full book review >
UNDISCOVERED COUNTRY by Jennifer Gold
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 11, 2017

"In spite of some flaws, this is a sensitive portrayal of the different aspects of grief that will strike a chord with readers. (Fiction. 13-18)"
After losing her mother to cancer, a teenage girl seeks escape from her grief by joining a volunteer organization in a war-torn South American country. Read full book review >
SOLDIER DOLL by Jennifer Gold
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2014

"A memorable debut, both timely and universal in its themes. (Fiction. 11-14)"
A small wooden doll links tales of wartime tragedy and tenderness across the 20th century and into the 21st. Read full book review >