Books by Louise Hawes

BLACK PEARLS by Louise Hawes
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: May 19, 2008

Seven classic fairy tales receive mature, magical and sometimes erotic happily-never-after retellings. Read full book review >

MUTI’S NECKLACE by Louise Hawes
FICTION
Released: June 26, 2006

Inspired by an ancient tale (probably "The Story of the Green Jewel," although the author does not name it), and subtitled "The Oldest Story in the World" (which other sources identify as Gilgamesh), this is the story of Muti, "daughter of Egypt," who from birth has worn the precious turquoise-and-carnelian necklace crafted by her loving father. Read full book review >

THE VANISHING POINT by Louise Hawes
FICTION
Released: Sept. 27, 2004

Lavinia Fontana, daughter of the painter Prospero Fontana, made lush Renaissance paintings that were sought after in 16th-century Italy. Read full book review >

WAITING FOR CHRISTOPHER by Louise Hawes
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 1, 2001

The author bases this latest on a premise so unlikely it is almost laughable, yet the characters involved are worth caring about. Read full book review >

Released: March 1, 1999

A teenager finds his way out from overwhelming grief in this poignant story from Hawes. Read full book review >