Books by John Owens

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 6, 2013

"Less a revelatory exploration of policy gone wrong than a heartfelt call to action, Owens' account of a lower-income school does not tread surprising ground for readers familiar with the topic. Still, he offers a worthy perspective on the need to change the ways in which teachers are viewed and concludes with useful suggestions to get started."
A publishing professional's account of his detour teaching in a Bronx public high school and of the scapegoating he experienced at the hands of its administrator. Read full book review >
OPENING NIGHT by John Owens
NON-FICTION
Released: March 6, 2008

"An easy-to-read, large-print introductory guide to event planning that covers all bases."
In plain language and with numerous examples, Owens imparts years of event-planning knowledge-from reaching a target demographic through various media to finding sponsors and funding-in this step-by-step guide. Read full book review >