Books by Rebecca C. Jones

Released: Oct. 2, 2018

"A riveting exploration of a tragic fire and the improvements in many schools that followed. (Nonfiction. 10-14)"
In 1958, a tragic fire consumed a large portion of a Chicago parochial elementary school, taking the lives of 92 students and three teachers. Read full book review >
GERMY IN CHARGE by Rebecca C. Jones
Released: July 1, 1993

"Again, kids will laugh at Jeremy's comically doomed successes; his ultimate decision to stick with his office and do his best may presage a changed boy, but don't bank on it. (Fiction. 9-12)"
Sixth-grader Jeremy Bluett (Germy Blew It, 1987, etc.) is still naively imagining that things will come his way with incredible ease. Read full book review >

Matthew (white) and Tilly (black) do everything together until Matthew accidentally breaks one of Tilly's crayons. Read full book review >