OD, Chris, Terry PPL IYNWelcome to the site of writer, Terry Farish.   

The Good Braider, published by Skyscape and Recorded Books,  is now available in paperback and audio.   

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“In this free verse novel for young adults and adults, Viola’s strikingly original voice sings out the story of her family’s journey from war-torn Sudan, to Cairo, and finally to Portland, Maine. Selected as a Best Book of the Year by the American Library Association, Bank Street College of Education,  & School Library Journal; winner of the  Boston Authors’s Club Award and Maine’s Lupine Award.”

 Terry with rapper OD who wrote “A Girl from Juba,” a tribute to THE GOOD BRAIDER and Chris who performs in the video with OD.  Photo by Lanie Honda

The Good Braider going to Hartford

The Good Braider going to Hartford
The YWCA will recognize “A Week Without Violence”  this October, as the organization does each October.  The Hartford YWCA has invited me to tell the

My Writing Process ~ The Blog Tour

My Writing Process ~ The Blog Tour
My Writing Process ~ The Blog Tour  Thank you to journalist Barbara Beckwith for inviting me to the Writing Process Blog Tour that features posts

Appearances, Presentations

Appearances, Presentations
    Here are some Upcoming Events IBBY International Conference, Mexico City 34th International Board of Books for Young People Conference September 13, 2014  Theme: