Kari Jones is the author of several well-received books for kids and teens, including A Fair Deal, in the Orca Footprints series. She lives in Victoria, British Columbia, where she teaches English and creative writing at Camosun College.
Books by Kari Jones
Part of the nonfiction Orca Footprints series for middle-grade readers, this book looks at trade from the perspective of making it fair for all people.
In this novel for teen readers, best friends Maddie and Ivan struggle to cope with Ivan's father’s alcoholism.
This addition to the nonfiction Orca Footprints series examines how overpopulation leads to unequal sharing of the earth’s social and natural resources.
Fourteen-year-old Maya uses her kayaking skills to save a family of sea otters from poachers.
In this short novel for middle readers, a famous belly dancer invites Lila to join her prestigious studio, and Lila must decide whether to leave the dance teacher and troupe she loves.
The political upheaval in Ghana in 1979 puts Astrid and the rest of her Canadian family at risk.