After spending eight years as a substitute teacher in a K-8 school, I’ve turned my hand to writing some children and pre-teen books. The first one comes out Sept. 21, 2020.
With each book there are resources for teachers. If you are interested in having me speak to your class (either live or virtually), please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For Grades 4-6
Unwanted is the story of 11-year-old Alexandra who is sent to live with her grandparents in Billings, Montana. Through the help of friends, she finds a new place to call home. Read more …
For Grades 2-3
A Special Gift is a fantasy with an important message for kids who struggle to read because of a learning disability. Illustrations were done by my sister, Susann Ferris Jones. It will be coming out in the next few months.