Edith Cohn

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Edith Cohn is the author of SPIRIT'S KEY (FSG/Macmillan) and the forthcoming BIRDIE'S BILLIONS (Bloomsbury). A former 7th grade English teacher, she loves writing for kids. She was born and raised in North Carolina and currently lives in Los Angeles with her husband and young daughter. ...more

Average rating: 3.97 · 478 ratings · 119 reviews · 3 distinct worksSimilar authors
Spirit's Key

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 441 ratings — published 2014 — 4 editions
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Tuckitor's Last Swim

3.19 avg rating — 27 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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Birdie's Billions

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Nerd Camp

This past week I had the pleasure of attending Nerd Camp in Parma, MI. What is Nerd Camp, you ask? Nerd Camp is an educational camp for teachers, librarians, & book nerds interested in getting kids excited about reading.


Me and Tracy Holczer, author of The Secret Hum of a Daisy

Me and Tracy Holczer, author of The Secret Hum of a Daisy


Tracy Holczer, Nerd Camp creator Colby Sharp and me!

Tracy Holczer, Nerd Camp creator Colby Sharp and me!


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


I also had the pleasure of attending Nerd Camp Jr. Aut

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Birdie's Billions by Edith Cohn
"I really enjoyed this book. The main character Birdie goes through some trials, makes some mistakes, then makes some more. All she wants is to fit into her new area and have good friends, especially those that like to skateboard. She just can’t seem " Read more of this review »
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The Last Thing He Told Me by Laura Dave
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"I was a fan of Edith Cohn since her debut, Spirit's Key, and this new novel does not disappoint!"
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Sorry for Your Loss by Joanne Levy
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"Cute story for kids."
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"Very good it made me happy."
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A Wizard’s Guide to Defensive Baking by T. Kingfisher
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The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner
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The Midnight Library by Matt Haig
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Outrageously good. In addition to being a fantastic fiction novel with such a fun alternate-lives library, it also happens to be a great book to improve mental heath.
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E.L. Konigsburg
“There were times in school when a person had to do things fast, cheap, and without character.”
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Laura Amy Schlitz
“Dr. Wintermute beheld Mrs. Pinchbeck befeathered, beribboned, crinolined, corseted, frizzled, and festooned, though not wasted.”
Laura Amy Schlitz, Splendors and Glooms

Anne Ursu
“This is what it is to live in the world. You have to give yourself over to the cold, at least a little bit.”
Anne Ursu, Breadcrumbs

Louis Sachar
“You need a reason to be sad. You don't need a reason to be happy.”
Louis Sachar, Sideways Stories from Wayside School

Anne Ursu
It’s all going to be okay. She would like to hear that now, even if it was a lie. Because some lies are beautiful. Stories do not tell you that.”
Anne Ursu, Breadcrumbs

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L Dear Edith,
Thanks so much for the friendship request here on Goodreads! I am very excited about your debut novel and shall be adding it to my to-read list.
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Lucinda x


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