About Me

Jolina Petersheim

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    Letter to My Firstborn Daughter

    I sit here at the kitchen table, listening to you playing in your crib when you’re supposed to be asleep. But you can get away with just about anything … [Read More...]


    For Better or . . . For Change

    This past weekend, my sister-in-law let us each take a personality quiz on her computer. I got a great kick out of standing behind my husband’s shoulder … [Read More...]


    You Might Be Nesting If…

    Two weeks ago, my toddler daughter pointed to the kitchen window and said, “It’s waining.” I stopped cooking and glanced over at the speckled glass. … [Read More...]

    What Others Are Saying

    Petersheim makes an outstanding debut with this fresh and inspirational retelling of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter. Well-drawn characters and good, old-fashioned storytelling combine in an excellent choice for Nancy Mehl’s readers.
    Library Journal, Starred Review

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