Book List in Order: 3 titles

  • Twelve-year-old Maria lives a lonely, latchkey-kid's life in the Bronx. Her Lebanese mother is working two nursing jobs to keep them afloat, and Maria keeps her worries to herself, not wanting to be a burden. Then something happens one day between ho...


  • A novel based on the life of a New England fishing village follows John and Chris, friends since high school, as they struggle to survive as fishermen in a dying town. Reader's Guide available. Reprint....


  • A unique first novel tells the story of a young girl, adopted by a traveling circus at age five, who now at age fifteen has created for herself a bizarre family made up of circus hands, including her lover, the ringcrew chief twenty years her senior....