Mary Jackson

Mary is a book reviewer and reporter for WORLD. She is a World Journalism Institute and Geenville University graduate who previously worked for the Lansing (Mich.) State Journal. Mary resides with her family in the San Francisco Bay area. Follow her on Twitter @mbjackson77.

Mary Jackson

After the fires

Lifestyle | Singing songs of praise amid raw reality
by Mary Jackson
Posted 11/07/17, 10:23 pm

SANTA ROSA, Calif.—As newly married and newly saved hippies, my in-laws once lost their few possessions in a flood that submerged the tree house they built and lived in on an Oregon communal property. They have mostly laughed about this, only wishing sometimes they had retrieved more than one washed-out wedding photo.

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Holidays at home

Children’s Books | Thanksgiving read-alouds
by Mary Jackson
Posted 10/25/17, 01:17 pm

The Thanksgiving Story 

Alice Dalgliesh

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Finding courage

Children’s Books | Four recent novels for preteens or teens
by Mary Jackson
Posted 10/11/17, 12:48 pm

Podkin One-Ear

Kieran Larwood

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