Penelope Jackson

Penelope Jackson is a writer and editor living in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

  • Papergirl

    By Melinda McCracken  With Penelope Jackson     Forthcoming April 2019

    Ten-year-old Cassie lives with her working-class family in 1919 Winnipeg. The Great War and Spanish Influenza have taken their toll, and workers in the city are frustrated with low wages and long hours. When they orchestrate a general strike, Cassie — bright, determined and very bored at school — desperately wants to help.

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    A Roseway Book