Books by Sheila O'Connor

UNTIL TOMORROW, MR. MARSWORTH by Sheila O'Connor
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 3, 2018

"Moving and thought-provoking for middle-grade readers. (Historical fiction. 9-12)"
In the summer of 1968, Reenie Kelly learns about the costs of war and peaceful opposition. Read full book review >
KEEPING SAFE THE STARS by Sheila O'Connor
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 11, 2012

"Family loyalty, stubbornness and love in an implausible but totally satisfying blend. (Historical fiction. 10-14)"
Left in a Minnesota cabin when their grandfather is hospitalized with encephalitis, 13-year-old Pride and her younger siblings struggle to be self-reliant, but after a bus trip to Duluth to see him, they realize they will have to seek and accept help. Read full book review >
SPARROW ROAD by Sheila O'Connor
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2011

"Readers finding themselves in this quiet world will find plenty of space to imagine and dream for themselves. (Fiction. 10-14)"
The mystery of why her mother suddenly took a job at a summer artists' refuge far from home is solved when 12-year-old Raine meets Gray James, the father she never knew. Read full book review >