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Jenny Offill

Jenny Offill

·3.75·35,683 Ratings
“ Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you. ” ― Walt Whitman
Authors' Books
  • The Friend Who Got Away: Twenty Women's True Life Tales of Friendships that Blew Up, Burned Out or Faded Away

    2006·
    ·3.49·515 Ratings
    Losing a friend can be as painful and as agonizing as a divorce or the end of a love affair, yet it is rarely written about or even discussed. THE FRIEND WHO GOT AWAY is the first book to address this near-universal experience, bringing together the brave
  • 17 Things I'm Not Allowed to Do Anymore

    2006·
    ·3.78·1,114 Ratings
    This "Parenting Magazine" Best Book of the Year and Bank Street College of Education Best Children's Book of the Year features a kid full of fun ideas. For example, in the morning, gluing her brother's bunny slippers to the floor sounds like a good plan.
  • Last Things

    2000·
    ·3.52·507 Ratings
    Grace's father believes in science and builds his daughter a dollhouse with lights that really work. Grace's mother takes her skinny-dipping in the lake and teaches her about African hyena men who devour their wives in their sleep. Grace's world, of fact
  • Dept. of Speculation

    2014·
    ·3.73·22,940 Ratings
    Dept. of Speculation is a portrait of a marriage. It is also a beguiling rumination on the mysteries of intimacy, trust, faith, knowledge, and the condition of universal shipwreck that unites us all. Jenny Offill's heroine, referred to in these pages as s
  • Sparky!

    2014·
    ·4·3,438 Ratings
    The ingenious author of 17 Things I'm Not Allowed to Do Anymore and a brilliant illustrator and production designer of the Coraline movie have created a hilarious, touching picture book perfect for young animal lovers. Like the Caldecott Medal-winning Off
  • While You Were Napping

    2014·
    ·3.17·184 Ratings
    In this hilarious read-aloud featuring robots, fire trucks, and pirates, meet an older sister who’s more than happy to fill her little brother in on all he missed while he was napping. Since none of the other neighborhood kids had to nap, they came over
  • 11 Experiments That Failed

    2011·
    ·3.94·895 Ratings
    "This is a most joyful and clever whimsy, the kind that lightens the heart and puts a shine on the day," raved Kirkus Reviews in a starred review.Is it possible to eat snowballs doused in ketchup—and nothing else—all winter? Can a washing machine wash
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