Books by Monte Killingsworth

EQUINOX by Monte Killingsworth
FICTION
Released: Aug. 1, 2001

"For the rest, the symbols are a little too obvious, the pace a little too slow and the sentiments a little too easy. (Fiction. 12-14)"
Autumn's world is shaken when her father suggests they leave their cherished island refuge for the mainland. Read full book review >
CIRCLE WITHIN A CIRCLE by Monte Killingsworth
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 1994

"Compared to Lipsyte's The Chief (1993), this seems simplistic and overwrought. (Fiction. 10-13)"
The author of Eli's Songs (1991) offers another, but unfortuntely much more contrived, tale of effective individual resistance to despoilers of nature. Read full book review >
ELI'S SONGS by Monte Killingsworth
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 30, 1991

"A simply told first novel featuring an effective act of nonviolence. (Fiction. 11-14)"
Eli (12) feels old enough to stay home alone in L.A. when his rock-star father goes on the road—but he's sent to his aunt and uncle, Maud and Danny, in a small town in the Willamette Valley. Read full book review >