Jody Kihara


Jody Kihara is an author of children's and teen fiction. She writes for several different age ranges, from chapter books to mid-grade to young adult. Her younger children's books are humorous, and her mid-grade and YA books usually have a strong element of adventure or mystery.

Jody's latest novel is SWITCHING, a YA time travel. You can also watch a video trailer for Jody's book THE FRANKINCENSE TRAIL, on YouTube:

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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,400. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Science Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller & Suspense
(4.00 from 1 review)
Every week or two, Terry wakes up in a different time. She’s been ‘switching’ ― that’s her word for time traveling ― for the past eight months, and she has no recollection of her life before then. She doesn’t know who she is, why she’s time traveling, how to get home, or even when home is. Then Terry meets some fellow travelers, and finds out she’s not alone...
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Connor longs to be a monster fighter like his comic book hero, Garth Zooten... until the day he accidentally turns his older brother into a monster. Now he finally has a monster to fight... or should he try to change his brother back?
The Frankincense Trail
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,330. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
Alia is a princess in a dwindling kingdom that lies on the Frankincense Road. Having grown up hearing tales of the Queen of Sheba, she dreams of finding a way to restore her kingdom’s former might. When a caravan journeying to the mysterious incense lands stops to take on travellers, she sees her chance. She soon realises, however, that her trust in the caravan leaders has been misguided...
The Goob Factor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,740. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
(4.00 from 1 review)
Parents… school… friends… bullies… fourteen years old is a tough age to be. Especially if your name is Gooby. A humorous take on being a teenager... and growing up.
The Girl Across the Water
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,420. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller & Suspense
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A cabin in the woods, an island on the lake, and a strange young girl who appears and then disappears. Paul is drawn into the mystery when he sees the girl and then hears a local ghost story...
White Witch Pond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,800. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller & Suspense
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
When Shaya finds a bracelet made of raven feathers, she begins to have ominous nightmares. She then learns of a strange family connection to a witch who drowned in the local pond years ago. Shaya is drawn into a mystery that looks like it must be solved before the approaching Halloween... and the thirteenth anniversary of the witch's death.

Jody Kihara's tag cloud

adventure    arabia    bullying    caravan    cemetery    comics    family    frankincense    friends    ghost    halloween    hockey    middle east    monsters    mystery    paranormal    rescue    romance    school    siblings    suspense    thriller    time travel    witch    woods    young adult