Seven Riddles to Nowhere. Vinspire Publishing. August 2016. Read more about this middle grade mystery here.
Magazine Articles and Short Stories:
“A Turkey of a Thanksgiving.” Chicken Soup for the Soul: From Lemons to Lemonade. August 13, 2013. Reprinted in Chicken Soup for the Soul: Raising Great Kids, 2015 and Chicken Soup for the Soul: For Mom With Love, 2016.
“Brandon’s Experiment in Space.” Highlights Magazine for Children, February 2013.
“Nobody Listens to Me!” Pockets Magazine, April 2012. Short story about a sixth grade girl who needs to watch over a selectively mute kindergartener on a homeschooling field trip to the zoo.
“Women Who Went the Distance.” Hopscotch for Girls, October/November 2011. Article on the history of women’s marathons.
“Row for the Shore.” Pockets Magazine, April 2011. Short story about twelve-year-old twins trying to raise money for their upcoming birthday party and find inspiration in a girl undergoing chemotherapy treatment.
“Cecilia: The Singing Saint.” My Light Magazine, 2011. An online article about one of my favorite saints. You can read the article here.
“When Old Meets New: Using Today’s Fantasy Novels to Engage Students in Classical Mythology.” Booksource newsletter, May 2010. An explanation of how I, as a middle school English teacher, connect modern fantasy stories to Greek mythology.