Clinton, Cathryn

About the author

Cathryn Clinton writes YA books in which her protagonists are faced with dramatic challenges. Her one horse book, Simeon’s Fire, features an Amish boy struggling between telling the truth and protecting his family. Her other works include The Calling and A Stone in My Hand, about a Palestinian girl in Gaza whose father is killed, and whose brother then turns to violence.  

Finding the book
Easy to find.

Links and sources
Cathryn Clinton at Walker Books (link no longer extant)

Bibliography (horse books only)

Simeon’s Fire

Candlewick Press, Cambridge, Mass, 2005, hb, 116 pp, cover Bagram Ibatouilline
Candlewick Press, Cambridge, Mass, 2007, pb, 116 pp

Simeon Zook loves his family and his farm. Then everything he knows is threatened by fire.