THROUGH THE CRACKS by Sheri J. Kennedy, Now on Amazon
A Story of Friendship and Light… Lydia has been in dark places, and she still feels alone. So when she hears the old shopkeeper next door weeping, her heart goes out to her. She’s shocked when the rest of her follows! She falls through the still-locked door of the peculiar shop and into a new level of trouble but also finds a remarkable glimmer of hope. It feels amazing to help someone, but is this actually happening? Maybe she’s losing it again. Either way, her mom’s going to freak out.
“a strong story of struggle, sisterhood and growing up. (2 thumbs up and 5 *)”
“A warm story about connecting, friendship, healing and trust. Paranormal elements are integral but not overdone.”
“What an excellent story! Teens will get it, and so will adults. Both will be intrigued. This story makes the reader think deeply. Well done!”
“I relished Lydia’s voice and the way she thinks everything that she’s feeling and thinking. Her voice was sarcastic, truthful, and wholesome all at the same time.”
“An underneath kind of book, told on two levels. I’m taken back to my own youth…. A quick read, well-paced, simply told but like not like any other coming of age story I’ve ever read. This is a rare one.”
“A story about love, healing, choices, trust and the power of meaningful human connections. … Highly recommended.”
FEELING HUMAN by Sheri J. Kennedy, Now on Amazon
Jac lost his body, but he hasn’t lost his mind…yet. Take a wild ride with this contemporary slice of life in which a young man’s consciousness is removed from his body and is observing others from the inside. Before he takes this unique journey, Jac King lives in isolation on his Grandpa’s farm due to an extreme hypersensitivity to the emotions and energy of others. As a fly on the wall to the human soul, he can finally learn to know other humans and perhaps come to terms with his own feelings, including feeling abandoned by his mom. Can he ever learn to be more than alone? You’ve imagined walking in another person’s shoes. What if you could walk in their feet? Take the incredible journey in Feeling Human.
Thoughts from Readers:
“It was brilliant! Intriguing, unusual and yet so human and familiar.”
“The storytelling in this book is amazing. Each scene is fascinating and well written and the writing style pulls me right in.”
“A unique look into the mindset and emotions of people with entirely different lives, desires, and struggles. This story ties together various tales in a seamless… telling of Jac’s story, of not just self-discovery, but of understanding the reasons behind the actions of others.”
“I really lost myself in it. I liked the variety of characters and experiences…It felt real. A great job capturing a boy who was so hung up on his past he couldn’t move forward in life…both fun and heartwarming…very original and refreshing.”
“I’ve never read anything quite like this. You have a misunderstood youth, sure, but he’s very different from anyone else in the world or in literature… Engaging from the start, satisfying to the end.”
LIKENESS, a Novel – A Reality with a Twist Book, by Sheri J. Kennedy Now on Amazon
What if everyone became the same?… In LIKENESS, early millennium Seattle-based workers Charlie and Emmaline are thrust from their comfortable and quirky marketing department to the Worldwide Pharmaceutical Conference stage. They present their ad for a new drug, Assimilaire, that minimizes social anxiety by making one feel the same as those around them.
In a strange twist, a free sample causes the audience members to not only feel like, but to become like athletic geek Charlie and adventurous artist Emmaline.
Forced to stay at the conference by a bomb scare, the affected hotel guests are caught in a grand experiment and a madcap romp exposing the nature of similarity and difference.
This snappy contemporary novel provides much to think about and plenty of humor as it considers the value of who we are.
The Buzz from readers:
“energetic, fun language made for a quick, happy read. BONUS: i quite liked the concept.”
“Emmaline is a strong business woman I could totally relate to. I fell in love with her!”
“Give me a good-sized dose of Charlie! Line up the pseudo-Charlies – but none is as charming as the original. Lucky Emmaline!”
“A great fiction read for the more philosophical or psychological leaning reader.”
“Never before has the impending apocalyptic dystopia been such an amusing romp.”