ALISON JACKSON has been a children's librarian for thirty years, both in California and Florida. After graduating with honors from the University of California, Mrs. Jackson attended San Jose State University, where she received a Master's Degree in Librarianship.
Eggs over Evie
Alison Jackson; illustrations by Tuesday Mourning
Twelve-year-old Evie Carson lives with her mom. In an apartment across the lake, Evie's celebrity-chef dad is starting a new life with his young second wife, Angie, who's expecting twins. To make matters...
When the Wind Blew
Alison Jackson; illustrations by Doris Barrette
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
We all know the story of the old woman who lived in a shoe with her many children. But not everyone knows about the day when the wind blew very hard, and an unexpected guest arrived (cradle and all),...