A Digger's Grave is a novel for young people 10-14 years of age. As the story unfolds, Ryan Newcastle, a popular basketball player goes missing after school. Over the next several hours, we follow... More > the frantic search by his friends, family, and the people of Digger Hills, as time slips away. Injured and alone, young Ryan must cling to hope as he awaits rescue from his underground prison.< Less
A Way Past Like is a novel for young people, 10-14 years old, that takes place during a single summer at an isolated cottage by Cougar Lake.
It shows the challenges, adventures, and the interactions... More > of a grandfather, and his 12 year old grandson as they both cope with changes in their lives.
The novel is set against the beautiful and sometimes brutal backdrop of nature as everyone and everything struggles to survive.< Less
The Snaker Boys is a novel of mystery, adventure, humour and drama for young people 10 to 14 years of age. There are numerous sightings of a mysterious creature, possibly a Sasquatch, roaming... More > throughout the community of Digger Hills. Ryan Newcastle leads the search along with his foster brother, Jeff. The boys must navigate around the humorous, harsh, and sometimes tragic experiences of their friends and neighbours, as well as confront some reptilian challenges, to answer the Bigfoot Mystery. The Snaker Boys is the second book in the Digger Hills Series, following A Digger's Grave.
As an experienced educator, the author has structured this high-interest novel with enlarged and varied fonts and wider spacing, in order to appeal to a broader range of young readers.< Less
Denny Skylar appears to be a regular guy about to enter his teenage years. He is keen about sports and has set up his own personal laboratory where he collects various specimens, analyzes artifacts,... More > and conducts ground-breaking experiments.
However, Denny cannot tolerate sound. Any noise above a whisper is painful and torturous.
His parents have protected him from the outside world by moving to a quiet, isolated home in the country on the edge of Digger Hills. He is home-schooled and has never set foot in a classroom.
Cracks begin to form in this idyllic world when Denny Skylar hears a mysterious, distant cry for help.< Less