“Keep a small can of WD-40 on your desk—away from any open flames—to remind yourself that if you don’t write daily, you will get rusty.” —George Singleton
Francine Puckly writes young adult contemporary and historical fiction about teens being brave.
Set on Lake Erie during the height of prohibition and rum-running in the mid-1920s, REPARATION is a realistic historical YA novel about a homeless Irish immigrant teen who is employed by a rum-running family and finds himself framed and fighting for his life in a liquor run gone awry.
FRACTURED is a realistic contemporary YA novel about a teen couple set on diverging paths when career goals, fracking, chemical poisoning, a hot ex-girlfriend, and a drunken mother split the ground open beneath them.
MARCY SCHROEDER'S GUIDE TO ROGUE SPEED BUMPS
A comical yet heart-wrenching story of loss and courage, MARCY SCHROEDER'S GUIDE TO ROGUE SPEED BUMPS is a realistic contemporary YA novel about a teen girl who must come to grips with her father's death, her mother's announcement to remarry, and a crush on her future stepbrother she can't seem to shake.