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Jennifer Kathleen Gibbons's Books

Set in 2001, Ella Drake has just experienced two terrible losses: her father's death and her brother going overseas to fight the war against terrorism. Just when things start to calm down in her life, her mother's job is outsourced to India. Frightened, Ella tries to find security for herself and her mother. The search for security leads to a children's bookstore, a new friend, and...
From Preface: I always wanted to have something out there in the world published; I always thought I would walk into Borders and find a book of mine there. But Borders closed, the world changed... Not now. Now I had to get something out there before I was forty.the art of reinvention doesn't have to be overly dramatic.. it's about being who you are.   To buy this book, go...
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Three short stories that highlight two girls' coming of age in different eras. From a girl's first period to another girl risking punishment in a parking lot, Gibbons explores what it's like to be a young girl in suburban Northern California. You can download the collection at Smashwords http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/126312