Welcome to the site of writer, Terry Farish

            Beg or the EndComing October, 2015

Either the Beginning or the End of the World

 *“Farish’s writing is haunting. Beautifully written and briskly paced, the sparse prose evokes the…immediate unspoken union between [Sofie] and Luke. An excellent choice for readers seeking… a  glimpse into the complicated lineage of war-torn areas.” 

Starred Review,  School Library Journal

“A bittersweet love story… that examines the intersections of love and war in a family’s history.”  ALA-Booklist         

“Either the Beginning or the End of the World is a subtle beauty ….” Kimberly Cloutier Green, author, The Next Hunger

 AOBF Student and Terry

A Student Speaks for “all the Violas of the world”

A Student Speaks for “all the Violas of the world”
Students and teachers have shared with me some of the essays written in response to reading The Good Braider. One student, Steven Kidder, wrote an

Journey to Kathmandu, Nepal

Journey to Kathmandu, Nepal
Many have asked about a best way to help the people of Nepal. I met teachers with World Education Nepal during my visit there in

Readers’ Guides and Resources for Educators

Readers’ Guides and Resources for Educators
Literature of War  Reading List on “Literature of War for Children and Young Adults” created for the Texas Council of Teachers of English Language Arts conference