Unlimited [Children's Book] ☆ Fire in the Heart - by Liza Ketchum Murrow Â

By Liza Ketchum Murrow | Comments: ( 654 ) | Date: ( May 28, 2020 )

Fourteen year old Molly tries to uncover the mystery surrounding her mother s death ten years before.


  • Title: Fire in the Heart
  • Author: Liza Ketchum Murrow
  • ISBN: 9780816722617
  • Page: 349
  • Format: Paperback

About Author:

Liza Ketchum Murrow

Liza Ketchum is the author of fifteen books for young readers, including Newsgirl, an adventure story set in San Francisco during the gold rush Her previous novel, Where the Great Hawk Flies, won the Massachusetts Book Award for Children s Literature and the Boston Author s Club Young Readers Award Other titles about the American pioneer experience are the serialized adventure novel, Orphan Journey Home, and the nonfiction titles Into a New Country Eight Remarkable Women of the West and The Gold Rush, a companion to the PBS series The West Blue Coyote, the final title in her quartet of young adult novels, was nominated for a Lambda Literary award Her books have appeared on the ALA s Best Book lists, numerous state award lists, Bank Street College s Best Book List, and on the NY Public Library s List for the Teenage Liza has always been a teacher she has taught writing to students of all ages She is currently on the faculty of the MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults program at Hamline University and teaches at the ASTAL Summer Institute at Rhode Island College About her teaching, Liza says I believe that everyone has a story to tell I feel privileged to work with my students on the stories they bring to light and life Liza s passions besides reading and writing include gardening, canoeing, music, art, and theater She is devoted to a number of environmental causes and enjoys exploring the natural world The mother of two grown sons and Nana to two grandchildren, Liza and her husband divide their time between the Boston area and a cabin in Vermont s Green Mountains.



Comments Fire in the Heart

  • Wayne Walker

    It is the summer of 1988, and fourteen-year-old Molly O’Connor, born in 1974, lives on a farm on Rock River Rd. near Griswold, VT with her dad Mark, a construction contractor, her step-mom Blair, a photographer, her older brother Todd, sixteen, and Crisco, her old collie. Molly’s best friend is Kai Stewart whose Boston family spends the summers in Vermont, but right now Kai seems more interested in Todd than in Molly. In addition, Molly seems to have trouble getting along with Blair. Molly [...]


  • Lovely Rita

    The sequel to West Against the Wind, which I liked enough to see if there was a sequel. Though this is set many generations in the future, it was nice to find out what happened to the characters. The "modern" day story was compelling as well. And a nice callback to the days before communication was instant.


  • Maggie

    The sequel to West Against the Wind, which I liked enough to see if there was a sequel. Though this is set many generations in the future, it was nice to find out what happened to the characters. The "modern" day story was compelling as well. And a nice callback to the days before communication was instant.


  • Kathleen

    Tualatin Public Library


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