Gary Schmidt's The Wednesday Wars

Two-time Newbery Medal winner Gary Schmidt talks about the frequently comic mishaps and adventures of a 12-year-old Long Island boy in the Vietnam era. Actor Khris Lewin performs...

Trouble

Henry Smith's father told him that if you build your house far enough away from Trouble, then Trouble will never find you. But Trouble comes careening down the road one night in...

Pay Attention, Carter Jones

Best-selling author Gary D. Schmidt tells a coming-of-age story with the light touch of The Wednesday Wars, the heart of Okay for Now, and the unique presence of a wise and witty...

Orbiting Jupiter

The two-time Newbery Honor winner Gary D. Schmidt delivers the shattering story of Joseph, a father at thirteen, who has never seen his daughter, Jupiter. After spending time in a...

What Came from the Stars

Newbery Honor winner and National Book Award finalist Gary D. Schmidt’s best-selling books have won widespread acclaim while racking up numerous honors. In What Came from the...

The Wednesday Wars

In this Newbery Honor-winning novel, Gary D. Schmidt offers an unforgettable antihero. The Wednesday Wars is a wonderfully witty and compelling story about a teenage boy’s...

So Tall Within Sojourner Truth's Long Walk Toward Freedom

Sojourner Truth was born into slavery but possessed a mind and a vision that knew no bounds.So Tall Within traces her life from her painful childhood through her remarkable...