Books by Shelley Hrdlitschka

LOST BOY by Shelley Hrdlitschka
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 2, 2018

"This companion novel to Sister Wife (2008) ends on a hopeful note for the young people of Unity struggling to make sense of the world beyond. (Fiction. 13-18)"
After being caught kissing a girl, 17-year-old Jon leaves Unity, the faith-based polygamous community in which they were both born and raised. Read full book review >
DANCING IN THE RAIN by Shelley Hrdlitschka
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 6, 2016

"Explores the realistic truth that not all relationships can be mended while also offering healing and hope. (Fiction. 14-18)"
Grieving her adoptive mother's death, Brenna begins learning more about her biological family, including her birth mother, Kia—whose pregnancy was detailed in Dancing Naked (2002). Read full book review >
SUN SIGNS by Shelley Hrdlitschka
FICTION
Released: April 15, 2005

"The AOL-speak and a few ending details ring false, but Kaleigh's emotionally genuine all the way. (Fiction. YA)"
This accessible epistolary (e-mail) novel chronicles a project for a long-distance learning class. Read full book review >