Books by Terence Blacker

MS. WIZ by Terence Blacker
FANTASY
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

Clad in tight jeans and sporting black nail polish, spell-casting Ms. Wiz, with an omniscient cat and curious rat in tow, transforms the Class Three children from little terrors to terrific pupils. Read full book review >

PARENT SWAP by Terence Blacker
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Aug. 10, 2006

With a mother who's moved out to pursue a career and a sit-in-front-of-the-TV-and-drink-beer-all-day father who used to be a hit musician in the '70s but now can't even leave the apartment, who wouldn't want to change parents? Read full book review >

BOY2GIRL by Terence Blacker
FICTION
Released: March 9, 2005

Matthew, a British 13-year-old, is all set for a quiet summer of knocking about with his friends when his mother is called away to America to attend the funeral of her wild sister, Galaxy. Read full book review >

THE ANGEL FACTORY by Terence Blacker
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Sept. 1, 2002

Driven by plot and theme, this British import features a 12-year-old boy who discovers that angels right here on Earth are asking for his help in saving humanity from itself. Read full book review >

KILL YOUR DARLINGS by Terence Blacker
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 2001

"A long in-joke, but a good one."
Adult and children's author Blacker (Homebird, 1993, etc.) reveals far more than anyone should know about a writer's inner and outer lives—in a very amusing bit of madness that will prove hideously embarrassing to anyone who's ever dreamed of literary success. Read full book review >
HOMEBIRD by Terence Blacker
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: April 30, 1993

A wry, loosely knit story of a British teenager who experiments with running away. Read full book review >