Books by Jo Franklin

I'M AN ALIEN AND I WANT TO GO HOME by Jo Franklin
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 10, 2015

"Unfortunately, this book doesn't let Daniel fulfill the promise of the unreliable comedic narrator; most of the time, he's just plain wrong about everything. (Fiction. 9-12)"
One of the best things about unreliable narrators is that very often they're hilariously wrong about everything. But readers may be a little sad when Daniel's conspiracy theories turn out not to be true. Read full book review >
THE WING OF THE FALCON by Jo Franklin
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 1995

"West cultural clashes, Islam, sisterhood, and family values of an aberrant sort. (20 b&w photos, not seen) (First printing of 100,000; $250,000 ad/promo; author tour)"
A documentary film producer's first novel presents the events preceding the Gulf War as a soap opera, with Arab man's inhumanity to Arab woman playing a decisive role. Read full book review >