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Terry Farish is the author of several young adult novels. She says of THE CAT WHO LIKED POTATO SOUP, "This story began in the kitchen of our old-timer neighbor, Jimmy Fowler. My daughter and I were visiting with him there, gossiping about some village cat or other. Jimmy didn’t have a cat, but he said if we got one, wouldn’t we name it after him? And we did . We got a cat and named her Jimmy."


IMG_1474Students at the ESL Institute at the University of New Hampshire presented a conference on June 19 to recognize World Refugee Day. ESL Lecturer Meaghan Dunn and her students had read The Good Braider and invited me to come and speak. I did, and went early to see the students’ poster presentations. They each focused on a refugee group and told the story in images and words. Some told of refugees...

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The Good Braider
3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 1,070 ratings — published 2012 — 5 editions
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The Cat Who Liked Potato Soup
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 68 ratings — published 2003 — 2 editions
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Either the Beginning or the...
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 5 ratings — expected publication 2015
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Flower Shadows
3.2 of 5 stars 3.20 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1992
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Shelter for a Seabird
2.67 of 5 stars 2.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1990
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If the Tiger
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Talking in Animal
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Why I'm Already Blue
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A House in Earnest: A Novel
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“The story rolls along like drumbeats from house to house.”
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