Monthly Archives: October 2014

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Interview with DNAinfo

In this interview with Heather Cherone, the northwest side reporter for DNAinfo Chicago, I talk about writing, teaching, and the surreal experience of a dream coming true:

http://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/20141015/jefferson-park/nw-side-teens-forced-move-ireland-subject-of-taft-teachers-first-novel

Review in School Library Journal

Check out this review of The Carnival at Bray in SLJ:

https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=gmail&attid=0.1&thid=14841263abea19d1&mt=application/pdf&url=https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/?ui%3D2&ik=bde44b8439&view=att&th=14841263abea19d1&attid=0.1&disp=safe&realattid=f_hzo7p6k80&zw&sig=AHIEtbQG_ttt-5KN9vWtO2XOFP0bQammbQ

Review in Forever Young Adult

Check out this hilarious, thoughtful review of The Carnival at Bray from Forever YA:

http://foreveryoungadult.com/2014/09/30/the-carnival-at-bray/#disqus_thread

Review of The Carnival at Bray in Wandering Educators

Check out the review, plus photos, here:

http://www.wanderingeducators.com/books-film/books/music-ireland-love-carnival-bray.html

Review of The Carnival at Bray in New City

Please check out Liz Baudler’s review of my novel in Newcity.

Fiction Review: “The Carnival at Bray” by Jessie Ann Foley

Review from Irish American News

Give a read to Melodie Griffith’s review of The Carnival at Bray in the Irish American News!

http://irishamericannews.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=5221:carnival-at-bray&catid=74:books&Itemid=380

 

Book Launch Party

Please join me on Saturday, October 18, for the launch of The Carnival at Bray.

The Book Cellar

4736 N Lincoln, Chicago IL

7:00 pm