Jenny Davis





Jenny Davis



Jenny Davis has never been a person to sit on the sidelines. In her writing, teaching, and social activism she has translated her personal experiences--both pleasant and unpleasant--in ways that can help young people survive adolescence. Social concerns such as unemployment, homelessness, illiteracy, and violent crime are shown from the viewpoint of Davis's teen protagonists in such highly praised novels as Good-Bye and Keep Cold and Checking on the Moon.

Growing up involves more than just overcoming one or two obstacles for the young people who inhabit these novels. It means confronting a never-ending succession of challenges. In each of Davis's books, written in an engaging conversational style, teens learn that parents are not always rig
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Average rating: 3.73 · 352 ratings · 55 reviews · 64 distinct works · Similar authors
Sex Education

3.90 avg rating — 120 ratings — published 1988 — 4 editions
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Declutter Your Life: Quick ...

3.78 avg rating — 27 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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Freezer Meals: Quick and Ea...

3.67 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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If Only I'd Known

3.53 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 1995 — 2 editions
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Good-Bye and Keep Cold

3.43 avg rating — 28 ratings — published 1987 — 7 editions
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Honeymoon For One: Travelin...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 2015
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Checking on the Moon

3.55 avg rating — 11 ratings4 editions
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Dear Heart

3.90 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1981 — 7 editions
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Amazon FBA Arbitrage for Be...

4.29 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2015 — 2 editions
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Easy and Delicious Homemade...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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