Mary Jackson

Mary is a graduate of the World Journalism Institute mid-career course and lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and four children. Follow Mary on Twitter @mbjackson77

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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Journeys of discovery

Children's Books | Four middle grade novels
by Mary Jackson
Posted 9/11/17, 11:52 pm

The Battle of Seattle

Douglas Bond

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Bruce Jenkins/Dreamstime

Country Mill’s forbidden fruit

Religious Liberty | Why would a Michigan city banish a popular, family-run orchard?
by Mary Jackson
Posted 8/15/17, 08:37 am

CHARLOTTE, Mich.—The day before Steve Tennes was born, his father, siblings, and grandmother planted more than 3,000 apple trees on the family’s newly acquired 120-acre Charlotte, Mich., farm, earning him an orchard in his name.

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