Books by John J. Bonk

MADHATTAN MYSTERY by John J. Bonk
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 22, 2012

"A pleaser for fans of From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler (1967) and like New York odysseys. (Mystery. 11-13)"
A jewelry heist, an abrasive new friend and the Big Apple itself carry a young visitor through lingering grief-related issues in this engaging, if thematically crowded outing. Read full book review >
DUSTIN GRUBBS by John J. Bonk
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Oct. 1, 2006

"Great fun for kids who like to laugh. (Fiction. YA)"
Comedy rules as seventh-grader and showbiz wannabe Dustin tries to grab a part in the school musical, live with his wacky family, cope with his wacky friends and enemies, and, maybe, get a part in a national commercial. Read full book review >