Books by Kimberly Newton Fusco

BEHOLDING BEE by Kimberly Newton Fusco
Released: Feb. 12, 2013

"Not quite a flawless gem, but there are plenty of moments that sparkle. (Historical fiction. 8-12)"
Ever since her parents died, young Bee has had two protectors: Pauline, who runs the hot dog cart with her in Ellis' traveling show, and the old lady in the flappy hat, invisible to all but Bee. Read full book review >
THE WONDER OF CHARLIE ANNE by Kimberly Newton Fusco
Released: Aug. 10, 2010

"Good humor, kindness and courage triumph in this warm, richly nuanced novel that cheers the heart like a song sweetly sung. (Fiction. 9-13)"
Charlie Anne makes use of her "most terrible mad look" with some frequency, but she's most furious about her papa's heading north from Massachusetts to build roads for Roosevelt's New Deal, abandoning family and farm to the joyless clutches of her late mother's cousin Mirabel. Read full book review >
TENDING TO GRACE by Kimberly Newton Fusco
Released: May 11, 2004

"Her struggles and emotions draw the reader into this quiet story that reaches a sad but hopeful conclusion. (Fiction. 12+)"
Narrator Cornelia, 14, makes a new life with her great-aunt when her mother heads for Las Vegas with "the boyfriend." Read full book review >