Jessica Lawson

Jessica Lawson is the author of The Actual & Truthful Adventures of Becky Thatcher, a book that Publishers Weekly called "a delightfully clever debut" in a starred review, and Nooks & Crannies, named a Bank Street College Best Children's Book of the Year. Her third book for children, Waiting for Augusta, is a Junior Library Guild Selection.

  • The Actual & Truthful Adventures of Becky Thatcher

    By Jessica Lawson

    Read by Tavia Gilbert

    Becky Thatcher has her side of the story to tell - and it’s a whopper!

    "The deliciously impetuous, devilishy clever, and uncommonly brave Becky Thatcher is now one of my all-time favorite heroines, and I'm desperate to follow her on more adventures. Captivating, exciting, and great barrels-full of fun, this is a book to adore." - Anne Ursu, author of The Real Boy and Breadcrumbs

    Released July 29, 2014
    English, Unabridged

  • Waiting for Augusta

    By Jessica Lawson

    Read by Luke Daniels

    A profound tale of love, loss, family, and young boy's mysterious journey to Augusta, Georgia.

    "A whimsical, heartwarming, multilayered story about finding grace enough to accept the flaws in those we love and courage enough to act from our most deeply held beliefs.“ - Kirkus

    Released May 10, 2016
    English, Unabridged

  • Nooks & Crannies

    By Jessica Lawson

    Read by Susan Riddell

    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory meets Clue when six children navigate a mansion full of secrets.

    "Susie Riddell...brings a unique voice to every character making the story enjoyable to listen to..." - SoundCommentary

    Released June 30, 2015
    English, Unabridged

  • Under the Bottle Bridge

    By Jessica Lawson

    Read by Andrea Emmes

    A young girl desperately tries to keep life together while everything seems to be falling apart.

    "Lawson creates an engaging cast of characters...not every mystery is resolved, but readers will likely still be pleased with the outcome." - Kirkus Reviews

    Released September 5, 2017
    English, Unabridged