Books by Jonathon Scott Fuqua

KING OF THE PYGMIES by Jonathon Scott Fuqua
FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 2005

"Instead, readers are left to watch Penn cling to his one-way-train-wreck-like illusions until he's finally forced to realize that he needs to get help fast—preferably in fewer than 256 pages. (Fiction. YA)"
Refusing to believe a diagnosis of mild schizophrenia, pitiful 15-year-old Penn stumbles upon the illogically inebriated presence of his alcoholic, senile, ne'er-do-well Uncle Hewitt. Read full book review >
DARBY by Jonathon Scott Fuqua
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2001

"Darby symbolizes how one person, even a child, can make a difference. (Historical fiction. 10-13)"
It takes the naïveté of a nine-year-old girl to light the wick of a chain of events that will affect racial bias in a small southern community. Read full book review >
Released: April 1, 1999

"A warming exploration of fairly routine material, made attractive by newcomer Fuqua's depiction of city life. (Author tour)"
A year in the life of a Baltimore boy provides the basis for a formidable portrait of urban American life. Read full book review >