Books by Kathleen Lane

THE BEST WORST THING by Kathleen Lane
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 7, 2016

"A tender, sober portrait of a middle schooler with OCD. (Fiction. 9-13)"
Scary things are happening, but Maggie can protect everyone if she gets her ritualized recitations right. Read full book review >
NANA TAKES THE REINS! by Kathleen Lane
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2011

"But in the end they are left with something less sticky than even mind-candy. (Fiction. 7-10)"
Though her daughter thinks she's too old to do anything interesting, Nana takes it into her head to ride a bull when the rodeo comes to Lettuceberg. Read full book review >
NANA CRACKS THE CASE! by Kathleen Lane
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2009

"The efforts at postmodern humor à la Scieszka occasionally succeed, but can't compensate for affectless characters and a senseless plot, making it all the more puzzling why separate credit is given for the story's 'concept.' (Fiction. 7-10)"
Prone to seeking out odd jobs and getting fired from them, Nana is hired as a police detective in Crispy County. Read full book review >