Books by Jenny Lundquist

THE CARNIVAL OF WISHES & DREAMS by Jenny Lundquist
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 12, 2019

"Like carnival fare, somehow both overwrought and insubstantial. (Fiction. 8-12)"
In the aftermath of tragedy, does the Carnival of Wishes and Dreams still have the power to sway the fates of three former friends? Read full book review >
THE WONDROUS WORLD OF VIOLET BARNABY by Jenny Lundquist
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 19, 2017

"A mostly emotionally perceptive novel of grief and recovery. (Fiction. 8-12)"
Barely a year after losing her mother to cancer, sixth-grader Violet Barnaby is facing her second Christmas without her—but with her newly remarried father's wife and her children. Read full book review >
THE CHARMING LIFE OF IZZY MALONE by Jenny Lundquist
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 29, 2016

"This story of an atypical girl, her family, and friends, laced with middle school drama, is indeed a charming one. (Fiction. 8-12)"
When her parents enroll her in a charm school, a nonconforming middle schooler finds her life transformed. Read full book review >
THE OPAL CROWN by Jenny Lundquist
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 28, 2014

"Better suited for fans of romance than fantasy enthusiasts, this concluding story will also satisfy those looking for 'clean' reads. (Fantasy. 12-16)"
The royal intrigue and twin bonding of The Princess in the Opal Mask (2013) continue in this sequel.Read full book review >
THE PRINCESS IN THE OPAL MASK by Jenny Lundquist
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 22, 2013

"As this first of two volumes ends just when things are getting interesting, it's possible that readers who have made it to the end will stick it out for Book 2. (Fantasy. 11-14)"
Inspired by The Man in the Iron Mask, The Prince and the Pauper and the eerie magic of twins, a novel of royal intrigue. Read full book review >
PLASTIC POLLY by Jenny Lundquist
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 19, 2013

"Readers will surely be saying, ‘Polly, you go girl.' (Fiction. 9-13)"
A popularity war heats to boiling when follower Polly Pierce has to take over the leadership of a middle school talent competition. Read full book review >