Books by Lena Coakley

WORLDS OF INK AND SHADOW by Lena Coakley
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 5, 2016

"A potentially intriguing experiment runs aground. (Fantasy. 12-18)"
Worlds collide and characters come to life when four young writers discover the limits of their creative powers. Read full book review >
WITCHLANDERS by Lena Coakley
FANTASY
Released: Aug. 30, 2011

"The rich language will enthrall female and male readers alike—if the latter can look past the extremely feminine cover. (Fantasy. 12 & up)"
Exquisite storytelling plus atmospheric worldbuilding equals one stunning teen debut. Read full book review >
MRS. GOODHEARTH AND THE GARGOYLE by Lena Coakley
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 15, 2005

"What this may mean about old ladies or gargoyles is too bizarre to consider, but the last scene of the lady with the gargoyle in her lap is downright creepy. (Picture book. 6-9)"
There is a certain weirdness to this odd and unfinished-feeling tale, with its very pretty but not always consistent acrylic images. Read full book review >