Gary Schmidt

Gary Schmidt is the author of many well-received books for young readers, including The Wednesday Wars, First Boy, and The Wonders of Donal O'Donnell. His novel Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy was both a Newbery Honor Book and a Printz Honor Book. Gary teaches writing at Calvin College and lives with his wife, author Elizabeth Stickney, and their six children on a farm in Alto, Michigan.


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Mara's Stories

Gary Schmidt
Square Fish

A testament to the power of stories, and how they may bring hope even in times of darkness.


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First Boy

Gary Schmidt
Square Fish

He was just a farm boy. Why was someone out to get him?


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