Books by Nancy Ohlin

GIRL ON POINTE by Chloe Lukasiak
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 23, 2018

"A positive, informative account best suited for the author's more than 1 million YouTube subscribers and social media followers; others can give it a pass. (photographs, epilogue) (Memoir. 12-16)"
With an assist from Ohlin, dancer-turned-reality star-turned-actress-turned-internet sensation Lukasiak offers advice for conquering bullying, overcoming shyness, following dreams, and growing up in the spotlight. Read full book review >
SHAI & EMMIE STAR IN BREAK AN EGG!  by Quvenzhané Wallis
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 3, 2017

"Audiences seeking contemporary beginning chapter-book series are sure to find much appeal in Shai and Emmie's world. (Fiction. 6-9)"
Debut author Wallis' series opener, with co-author Ohlin, is a short and sweet early chapter book tackling themes of jealousy and empathy among classmates at Sweet Auburn School for the Performing Arts. Read full book review >
THE SACRIFICE OF SUNSHINE GIRL by Nancy Ohlin
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 4, 2017

"An excellent end to an uneven but enjoyable series. (Paranormal suspense. 12-16)"
Sunshine Griffith faces down her destiny. Read full book review >
CONSENT by Nancy Ohlin
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Nov. 10, 2015

"A compassionate but clearsighted look at student-teacher liaisons, somewhat diminished by an over-the-top plot setup. (Fiction. 14-18)"
When Dane Rossi, a young English pianist substitute-teaching Bea's music-appreciation class, hears Bea play, he insists she could have a career as a concert pianist and urges her to apply to his alma mater, Juilliard, even as their intense, mutual attraction complicates her choices. Read full book review >
THORN ABBEY by Nancy Ohlin
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 7, 2013

"Not classic. (Suspense. 14 & up)"
Tess knows that her transition to the elite preparatory school Thorn Abbey will be challenging, but when she falls for the mysterious and tortured Max, everything becomes hauntingly more difficult. Read full book review >