Tag Archives: Monica Sherwood

October 15

Lights in the Dark: balancing honesty and optimism in The Ice House by Monica Sherwood

I never set out to write a children’s book when I began drafting The Ice House. In fact, when I was a kid, I hated anything marketed specifically toward children.  The whole concept seemed to suggest that because I was young, I couldn’t handle serious things, and I took myself incredibly (far too) seriously. This […]