Search Results: "Jael McHenry"


BOOK REVIEW

THE KITCHEN DAUGHTER by Jael McHenry
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2011

"Skillfully rendered from Ginny's point of view, McHenry's debut novel is a touching tale about loss and grief, love and acceptance."
Ginny Selvaggio believes that "normal" means nothing, and everything. And she keeps a Normal Book to prove it. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE STONE THROWER by Jael Ealey Richardson
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2016

"An inspiring though incomplete story of adversity and discrimination. (Picture book/biography. 6-8)"
An African-American football player is denied an American football career. Read full book review >

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HAS ANYONE SEEN WINNIE AND JEAN? by E.B. McHenry
ANIMALS
Released: May 1, 2007

"Since the two dogs escape once more on the final page, could Winnie and Jean again be seen, next time with the queen? (Picture book. 3-6)"
A matched pair of mischievous dogs, Winnie and Jean, escape from suburbia by tunneling under the fence in their yard. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Black Lick Creek and the City of Broken People by John McHenry
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 8, 2016

"An enticing story that derives energy from its unflinching point of view."
A girl and two boys yearn for revenge against those who've hurt them in McHenry's (Derby, 2009) dark coming-of-age drama.Read full book review >